November 2, 2012
Walter Schalka will step down from his role as CEO of Votorantim Cimentos,
Walter Schalka will step down from his role as CEO of Votorantim Cimentos, the company says. He will be replaced in the interim by Paulo Henrique de Oliveira Santos, corporate director for business development at Votorantim Group sister company Votorantim Industrial. Schalka will stay on with the Brazilian cement company until late November as part of the transition process. Santos has worked as CFO at Votorantim Mineracao e Metalurgia and also worked at Votorantim Novos Negocios.