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Jakob’s ladder

17 December 2020 By George Hay, Robyn Mak

Finance director Jakob Stausholm is the surprise choice to lead the $126 bln miner. Rio’s self-imposed difficulties in Mongolia and Australia meant an outsider might have been preferable. But given Rio may feel the need to soon replace its chairman, continuity is also important.

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