Sims company info

What does Sims do?
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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Company Snapshot

Is Sims a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Sims employ?

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Employees
1,173

What sector is Sims in?

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Sector
Materials

Where is the head office for Sims?

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Head Office
New South Wales, Australia

What year was Sims founded?

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Year Founded
1917
What does Sims specialise in?
/Industrial /Materials /Waste /Recycling /Metals

What are the products and/or services of Sims?

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 executive team of Sims?

Sims leadership team
  • Mr. Stephen John Mikkelsen BBS, CA
    Mr. Stephen John Mikkelsen BBS, CA
    Group CEO, Director & MD
  • Mr. John  Glyde
    Mr. John Glyde
    Global Chief Operating Officer of Sims Metal
  • Mr. Robert  Thompson
    Mr. Robert Thompson
    Global Chief Commercial Officer - Sims Metal
  • Mr. Warrick R. J. Ranson BBus (Acc.), F.C.A., GAICD, M.B.A.
    Mr. Warrick R. J. Ranson BBus (Acc.), F.C.A., GAICD, M.B.A.
    Group Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Gretchen  Johanns B.A., J.D.
    Ms. Gretchen Johanns B.A., J.D.
    Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
  • Réal  Hamilton-Romeo
    Réal Hamilton-Romeo
    Global Head of Communications & Marketing
  • Mr. M. Bradley Baker
    Mr. M. Bradley Baker
    Group Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Ms. Ingrid  Sinclair
    Ms. Ingrid Sinclair
    Global President of Sims Lifecycle Services