Minneapolis, Minnesota - December 20, 2021 - ME Global Inc. Chile, announces the retirement of Andy Fulton after 45 years with the company. Fulton has been President and Board Member since 2011 after serving in senior management roles as Sr. VP Sales and Marketing, VP International Sales, and VP Operations.

Minneapolis, Minnesota - December 20, 2021 - ME Global Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Compañia Electro Mellatúrigica S.A. (Elecmetal) of Santiago, Chile, announces the retirement of Andy Fulton after 45 years with the company. Fulton has been President and Board Member since 2011 after serving in senior management roles as Sr. VP Sales and Marketing, VP International Sales, and VP Operations.

Fulton started in 1976, at the predecessor company, Minneapolis Electric Steel Castings Co., after graduating from Denver University with a BSBA in Finance. Fulton was active in foundry associations serving as board member and President of Steel Founders Society of America, board member and President of MetalCasters of Minnesota and board member of American Foundry Society, Twin Cities Chapter. Fulton received the Frederick A. Lorenz Medal from Steel Founders Society of America for outstanding service to the Steel Casting Industry.

''Andy Fulton has contributed 45 year of experience to ME Global / ME Elecmetal, and his achievements will not be forgotten,'' commented Ted Angelo, incoming President of ME Global. ''Andy has been a mentor to many, and his influence has made a tremendous impact on generations of employees and the industry. I thank him for all he has done for the development and progress of ME Global.''

About ME Elecmetal / ME Global
ME Elecmetal is the leading global supplier for total wear product solutions in the mineral processing, aggregate, construction and recycle industries. ME Elecmetal is the preferred supplier for mineral processors seeking improvements in their grinding mill processes. ME Elecmetal's range of products include: grinding media, mill liners, crusher liners, large specialty castings, slag pots and ground engaging tools. The company's range of services include: service centers, engineering and design, and ME FIT System®. ME Elecmetal has 1,000+ employees and serves customers in 40+ countries around the world.