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Ryerson Holding Corp (RYI.N)

RYI.N on New York Stock Exchange

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Edward Lehner

53 2015 President, Chief Executive Officer

Erich Schnaufer

51 2016 Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller

Michael Burbach

58 2007 President of North-West Region

Kevin Richardson

57 2007 President of South-East Region

Mark Silver

48 2016 Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

John Orth

52 2019 Executive Vice President - Operations

Eva Kalawski

63 2007 Director

Jacob Kotzubei

50 2010 Director

Philip Norment

59 2014 Director

Mary Sigler

64 2010 Director

Kirk Calhoun

75 2014 Independent Director

Court Carruthers

46 2017 Independent Director

Stephen Larson

62 2014 Independent Director

Jeffrey Horwitz

2017 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Edward Lehner

Mr. Edward J. Lehner is the President, Chief Executive Officer of Ryerson Holding Corporation effective June 1, 2015. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Lehner has been our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since August 2012. Prior to joining the Company, he served as chief financial officer and chief administrative officer for PSC Metals, Inc. from 2009 to 2012. PSC Metals is a North American ferrous and non-ferrous scrap processor. Mr. Lehner earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Cincinnati.

Erich Schnaufer

Mr. Erich S. Schnaufer is the Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller of Ryerson Holding Corporation., effective January 25, 2016. From August 2015 until that time, he had served as our Interim Chief Financial Officer & Chief Accounting Officer. Previously, he had served the Company as its Interim Chief Financial Officer, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer from June 2015 until August 2015, and as its Controller and Chief Accounting Officer from 2007 until June 2015. Mr. Schnaufer received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Illinois and an MBA from DePaul University.

Michael Burbach

Mr. Michael J. Burbach is the President - North-West Region of the Company, Prior to that time, he had served the Company as its President, Midwest Region since 2007. Mr. Burbach began his metals career as an inside sales representative at Vincent Metals in 1984 and has held procurement, sales and product management roles in the metals industry as well as roles in operations and senior management. Mr. Burbach received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

Kevin Richardson

Mr. Kevin D. Richardson is the President - South-East Region since October 2007. Mr. Richardson started his metals career in 1985 and held a series of commercial and sales management roles before being named a Vice President of the Company in 2000. Mr. Richardson received a Bachelor’s degree in business management and economics from North Carolina State University and an MBA from Case Western University.

Mark Silver

Mr. Mark S. Silver is the Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary of the Company. Mr. Silver is the Vice President & Managing Counsel of Ryerson Holding Corp. since January 2013. He has also served as the Company’s Secretary since December 2014. Prior to his time at the Company, from 2006 until 2012, Mr. Silver served as Vice President and Assistant General Counsel of Sara Lee Corporation, a consumer-goods company. Mr. Silver earned a Bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Illinois and a Juris Doctor from Harvard University.

John Orth

Mr. John Orth serves as Executive Vice President - Operations of the company. He has served as Senior Vice President – Operations of the Corporation. Prior to joining the Corporation, since December 2011, Mr. Orth had served in various capacities for Morgan Advanced Materials, a global materials engineering company, including as Global Managing Director (Advanced Ceramics and Metals) from March 2016 to August 2017 and as a Vice President from February 2013 to March 2016. Mr. Orth earned his B.S. (Electrical Engineering) from Vanderbilt University, and he earned his M.S. (Materials Science and Engineering) and his Ph.D. (Materials Science and Engineering) from the University of Texas at Austin,

Eva Kalawski

Ms. Eva M. Kalawski is the Director of Ryerson Holding Corp. Ms. Kalawski has been a director since October 2007. Ms. Kalawski joined Platinum in 1997, is a Partner at Platinum and serves as the firm’s General Counsel and Secretary. Ms. Kalawski serves or has served as an officer and/or director of many of Platinum’s portfolio companies. Prior to joining Platinum in 1997, Ms. Kalawski was Vice President of Human Resources, General Counsel and Secretary for Pilot Software, Inc. Ms. Kalawski earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and French from Mount Holyoke College and a Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center. Ms. Kalawski’s expertise and experience managing the legal operations of many portfolio companies has led the Board to conclude that she has the background and skills necessary to serve as a director of the Company.

Jacob Kotzubei

Mr. Jacob Kotzubei, J.D., is the Director of Ryerson Holding Corp. He has been a director since January 2010. Mr. Kotzubei joined Platinum in 2002 and is a Partner at the firm. Mr. Kotzubei serves as an officer and/or director of a number of Platinum’s portfolio companies. Prior to joining Platinum in 2002, Mr. Kotzubei worked for 4½ years for Goldman Sachs’ Investment Banking Division in New York City. Previously, he was an attorney at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York City, specializing in mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Kotzubei received a Bachelor’s degree from Wesleyan University and holds a Juris Doctor from Columbia University School of Law where he was elected a member of the Columbia Law Review. Since 2011, Mr. Kotzubei has been a director of KEMET Corporation, a leading global supplier of electronic components. Mr. Kotzubei’s experience in executive management oversight, private equity, capital markets and transactional matters has led the Board to conclude that he has the varied expertise necessary to serve as a director of the Company.

Philip Norment

Mr. Philip E. Norment is the Director of Ryerson Holding Corporation., since May 2014. Mr. Norment has been a director since May 2014. Mr. Norment is a Partner at Platinum, is a member of Platinum’s Investment Committee and is a senior advisor on specific operational initiatives throughout the portfolio. He is also the senior operations executive responsible for evaluating acquisition opportunities and integrating new acquisitions into the portfolio. Prior to joining Platinum in 1997, Mr. Norment served in a variety of management positions at Pilot Software. Over the course of 12 years, he worked in the areas of global support, operations, consultative services and sales support, achieving the position of Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Norment earned a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and an MBA from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Mr. Norment’s experience in executive management oversight, private equity, and transactional matters has led the Board to conclude that he has the varied expertise necessary to serve as a director of the Company.

Mary Sigler

Ms. Mary Ann Sigler, CPA., is the Director of Ryerson Holding Corporation. Ms. Sigler has been a director since January 2010. Ms. Sigler serves Platinum’s Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer. Ms. Sigler joined Platinum in 2004 and is responsible for overall accounting, tax, and financial reporting as well as managing strategic planning projects for the firm. Prior to joining Platinum, Ms. Sigler was with Ernst & Young LLP for 25 years where she was a partner. Ms. Sigler has a B.A. in Accounting from California State University Fullerton and a Masters in Business Taxation from the University of Southern California. Ms. Sigler is a Certified Public Accountant in California, as well as a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants. Ms. Sigler’s experience in accounting and strategic planning matters has led the Board to conclude that she has the requisite qualifications to serve as a director of the Company and facilitate its continued growth.

Kirk Calhoun

Mr. Kirk K. Calhoun is an Independent Director of Ryerson Holding Corporation. Mr. Calhoun joined the public accounting firm Ernst & Young LLP in 1965 and served as a partner of the firm from 1975 until his retirement in 2002. Mr. Calhoun has a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Southern California and is a Certified Public Accountant (non-practicing) in California. He is currently lead director of the board of directors of Response Genetics, Inc. Previously Mr. Calhoun served on the boards of five public companies up until the dates of their respective sales, including Abraxis Bioscience, Inc., Myogen, Inc., Aspreva Pharmaceutical Corporation, Adams Respiratory Therapeutics, Inc., and Replidyne, Inc. Mr. Calhoun’s experience serving on public company audit committees and boards of directors and his past work as a partner with Ernst & Young LLP has led the Board to conclude that Mr. Calhoun has the requisite expertise to serve as a director of the Company and qualifies as a financial expert for audit committee purposes.

Court Carruthers

Mr. Court D. Carruthers is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Carruthers serves as President and CEO of TricorBraun, Inc. a global packaging solutions company, where he also is a director. He is the founder and principal of CKAL Advisory Partners, LLC. He previously served as Senior Vice President and Group President, Americas, of W.W. Grainger, Inc., a broad-line supplier of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products, from 2013 until July 2015. Prior to that time, he had served Grainger as President, Grainger U.S., from 2012 until 2013; President, Grainger International, from 2009 until 2012; and President, Acklands-Grainger, from 2006 until 2009. He was appointed a Senior Vice President of Grainger in 2007. Mr. Carruthers serves as a director of US Foods Holding Corp. He is a past director of a number of private and public companies including MonotaRO Co. Ltd., PSS Companies, Shoes For Crews LLC, Follett Corp., and Foundation Building Materials, LLC. Mr. Carruthers currently serves on the boards of the Montessori School of Lake Forest, Lake Forest Winter Club, and the Groton Community Center. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (Canada, non-practicing), and holds a Bachelor’s of Commerce degree from the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and a Master’s of Business Administration from Queens University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. His substantial prior experience as a senior executive for a large international distribution company has led the Board to conclude that Mr. Carruthers has the background and skills necessary to serve as a director of the Company.

Stephen Larson

Mr. Stephen P. Larson is an Independent Director of Ryerson Holding Corporation. Mr. Larson has been a director since October 2014. Mr. Larson completed a 35-year career with Caterpillar Inc. in 2014 after holding multiple positions in the areas of accounting, finance, marketing and logistics. Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. His senior leadership positions for Caterpillar included roles as Product Manager; Regional Manager for Canada and the Eastern United States; Vice President, Caterpillar Financial Services Asia Pacific; Caterpillar Logistics President-Americas region; and from 2007 until his retirement, Vice President, Caterpillar Inc. and President and Chairman of Caterpillar Logistics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc. Mr. Larson previously served for six years as a Commissioner on the board of the Metropolitan Airport Authority of Peoria, Illinois. Mr. Larson’s experience in accounting, finance and other areas for a large international manufacturer has led the Board to conclude that he has the background and skills necessary to serve as a director of the Company.

Jeffrey Horwitz

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