What is Sims about?
Sims (ASX:SGM) is a global leader in metal and electronics recycling, providing responsible and sustainable solutions for businesses and consumers. The company operates in over 30 countries and employs over 10,000 people. Sims' operations are focused on collecting, processing, and recycling a wide range of materials, including ferrous and non-ferrous metals, electronics, and batteries. The company also offers a range of environmental services, such as waste management, site remediation, and air quality monitoring.
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Where is the head office for Sims?

Head Office
New South Wales, Australia

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What does Sims specialise in?
/Industrial /Materials /Waste /Recycling /Metals
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Where does Sims operate? Locations of Sims global operations


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    Rye, United States
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What are Sims’s services?
Overview of Sims offerings
Metal recycling: Buys ferrous metal from metal dealers, peddlers, auto wreckers, demolition firms and others who generate obsolete metal.
Sources non-ferrous metals from manufacturers, and from generators of electricity, telecommunication providers, and others.
Electronics recycling: Provides responsible recycling services for electronic waste (e-waste) to protect the environment and human health.
Battery recycling: Provides a comprehensive range of battery recycling services for all types of batteries, including lead-acid, lithium-ion, and nickel-cadmium batteries.
IT asset disposition (ITAD): Offers a secure and compliant ITAD solution for businesses of all sizes, helping them to manage their IT assets throughout their lifecycle.
Environmental services: Provides a range of environmental services, including waste management, site remediation, and air quality monitoring.
Data destruction: Offers a secure and compliant data destruction service to protect businesses from the risks associated with data breaches.
Who is in the Sims executive team?
Sims leadership team
  • Mr. Alistair  Field M.B.A., MBA
    Mr. Alistair Field M.B.A., MBA
    Group CEO, MD & Director
  • Mr. Stephen John Mikkelsen
    Mr. Stephen John Mikkelsen
    Group Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Stephen  Skurnac
    Mr. Stephen Skurnac
    Group Chief Devel. Officer
  • Mr. John  Glyde
    Mr. John Glyde
    Global Chief Operating Officer of Sims Metal
  • Ms. Ana  Metelo
    Ms. Ana Metelo
    Director of Investor Relations & Company Sec.
  • Ms. Elise  Gautier
    Ms. Elise Gautier
    Group Chief Risk & Compliance Officer
  • Ms. Gretchen  Johanns B.A., J.D.
    Ms. Gretchen Johanns B.A., J.D.
    Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.
  • Réal  Hamilton-Romeo
    Réal Hamilton-Romeo
    Global Head of Communications & Marketing