Amg Vanadium Announces Appointment Of President

AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. announced that Thomas Centa has been appointed president of AMG Vanadium. Centa has been with AMG Vanadium since May 2018, serving as executive vice president. He reports to Eric Jackson, AMG’s chief operating officer.

Centa assumed this role following the retirement of Hoy E. Frakes Jr., who served as AMG Vanadium’s president for nearly 20 years. Frakes will remain with AMG Advanced Metallurgical Group N.V. providing oversight for the company’s vanadium expansion projects in Zanesville and the previously announced Shell & AMG Recycling B.V. joint venture.

Jackson said, “I want to thank Hoy for his leadership and commitment in making AMG Vanadium the global environmental leader in processing spent resid catalysts. We are also extremely pleased to have Tom lead the AMG Vanadium team as we expand on our global leadership position.”