Rio CFO now CEO

INVESTOR hopes that Rio Tinto would hire an outsider to replace CEO Jean-Sebastien Jacques in the wake of the Juukan Gorge disaster have been dashed with the company opting to give chief financial officer Jakob Stausholm the job.

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Jakob Stausholm named Rio Tinto chief executive.

Stausholm will become CEO from January 1 and has made rebuilding trust with the Traditional Owners of the lands Rio Tinto is mining a key priority.