--Rio Tinto could announce the appointment of Dominic Barton as chairman as early as next week, the Financial Times reports.

--Mr. Barton is Canada's ambassador to China, and was managing director of McKinsey from 2009 to 2018.

--Mr. Barton's links to China and experience chairing Teck Resources are seen as rational for the appointment, the FT reports.

 

Full story: https://on.ft.com/3q64Spp

 

Write to Jaime Llinares Taboada at jaime.llinares@wsj.com; @JaimeLlinaresT

 

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

December 17, 2021 11:19 ET (16:19 GMT)

Copyright (c) 2021 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO)
Historical Stock Chart
From Apr 2022 to May 2022 Click Here for more Rio Tinto Charts.
Rio Tinto (ASX:RIO)
Historical Stock Chart
From May 2021 to May 2022 Click Here for more Rio Tinto Charts.