|Robert A. McEvoy|
Robert A. McEvoy was appointed to the Board of Directors in October 2015. He brings a wealth of experience in the metals industry, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and equity portfolio management to this new role. Mr. McEvoy currently serves as an investment advisor to Brasil Warrant LLC, a Brazilian group whose main operating businesses are in asset management, banking, and mining. Mr. McEvoy retired from Goldman Sachs in April 2014 after nine years with the firm. As a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs, Mr. McEvoy was a portfolio manager focused on the materials and industrials sectors. From 1989 to 2001, Mr. McEvoy held various positions with the investment banking firms of Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette and Credit Suisse First Boston. Mr. McEvoy received a Bachelor of the Arts in History and Art History from the University of Virginia.
Mr. McEvoy’s investment banking and equity investment background, including his particular focus on the metals and mining industry and prior investment banking and analyst experience with Reliance, enables him to assist the Board and the Company through his combined knowledge of our Company, our industry and competitors, the capital markets and financing strategies. Mr. McEvoy’s experience as an investor provides the Board and management perspective on the landscape in which Reliance competes for capital. Mr. McEvoy’s investment banking experience provides insight and experience in evaluating merger and acquisition opportunities. Mr. McEvoy’s historical relationship with Reliance affords him a unique understanding and appreciation of the culture of our Company and our business strategies.