Larry Lehtinen


Chief Executive Officer

Chairman of the Board of Managers

Mr. Lehtinen has more than forty years of experience in the areas of ferrous metallurgy, plant engineering, geology, mining, plant optimization, direct iron reduction, iron-making, project development, construction, finance, marketing and executive management. Mr. Lehtinen is a technology pioneer having written over twenty patent applications. Mr. Lehtinen’s prior experiences include work as Chief Executive Officer of Magnetation, Vice President at Steel Dynamics, Vice President at Cleveland Cliffs (Cliffs Natural Resources) and Vice President at Inland Steel.  Mr. Lehtinen has a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Minnesota and Bachelors in Minerals Engineering from the University of Minnesota.