Bill Beible

Senior Consultant, Steelmaking, Strategic Change, Capital Investment, Project Management & Operations

Bill Beible’s extensive experience includes operations, project management, functional and general management accomplishments in the steel and special metals industries. He has improved company profitability and strengthened competitive positions through a variety of transformational projects and restructurings, capital investment programs, strategic partnerships, operational effectiveness improvements and supply chain initiatives. Process and equipment knowledge spans raw materials through finishing of long, flat and tubular products including carbon, alloy, tool and stainless steels, Ni based alloys and titanium. A solid foundation in “hands on” supervision and project management combined with executive engagement with boards of directors, customers, banks and investors enables recognition and effective integration of stakeholder perspectives from the boardroom to the plant floor and jobsite and with suppliers, customers, attorneys, bankers and investors.

Expertise and Accomplishments

  • EBITDA, Profit and Cash Flow Improvement
  • Restructuring and Due Diligence
  • Leadership and Strategic Change
  • Owner’s Representative, Program and Project Management
  • Project Development and Capital Investment Planning
  • Melt Shop Operations – EAF, LRF, Degassing, AOD, VOD, Ingot & Continuous Casting
  • Premium Melting – VIM, VAR, ESR

Relevant Professional History and Education

  • NS Group – Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Corporate Officer
  • Carpenter Technology – Vice President – Manufacturing, Specialty Alloys Operations
  • Universal Stainless & Alloy Products– Senior Vice President of Operations, Corporate Officer
  • Lukens – Cross–section of operations, functional management and executive positions, Corporate Officer
  • Glatfelter – Vice President – Business Improvement and Information Technology
  • Lehigh University, College of Engineering – B.S. Metallurgy and Materials Science
  • University of Virginia, Darden Graduate School of Business – The Executive Program

Industry Leadership Contributions

  • Steel Manufacturers Association – Board of Directors, Executive Committee
  • Electric Metal Makers Guild – President, 1st & 2nd Vice President, Executive Committee
  • Association for Iron & Steel Technology – Board of Directors, Conference Committee