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Martín Berardi

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Martín Berardi is an Industrial Engineer graduated from ITBA and holds a Master in Sciences of Management from Stanford University.

He joined the Techint Group in 1980.  He is currently CEO of TERNIUM ARGENTINA, the largest steel manufacturer in Argentina and part of Ternium, a leading flat steel producer in Latin America with 17 production centers in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Guatemala, Mexico and the United States of America. Ternium manufactures a wide range of high value-added products for customers of different industries in the region.

He is Vice President of the Cámara Argentina del Acero (Argentine Steel Chamber), former President of the Latin American Steel Association (ALACERO) and current  Director for Argentina.

He was previously CEO of SIDOR in Venezuela (2000-2004), General Director of Tenaris Tamsa in Mexico (1995-2000) and Tenaris Siat in Argentina (1992-1995).

He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires (ITBA), a member of the Board of IDEA in Argentina and member of the Board of FUNDECE.

His hobbies are reading, playing golf and traveling with his family.

Twitter: @_MartinBerardi