David J. Rintoul

David J. Rintoul, Chief Executive Officer and President

David J. Rintoul became Chief Executive Officer and President and was elected to the Board of Directors in 2018. Prior to joining GrafTech, Mr. Rintoul served as President of U.S. Steel Tubular Products and as a Senior Vice President of United States Steel Corporation (U.S. Steel). Before that, Mr. Rintoul served in various roles at U.S. Steel beginning in 2007, including oversight of U.S. Steel’s Slovak and Serbian operations. Mr. Rintoul’s career in the steel industry spans 38 years, with positions at both integrated and mini-mill producers in the United States, Europe and Canada, including extensive mini-mill operational experience at North Star Bluescope Steel in Delta, Ohio, from 2001 to 2005; and from construction through full operations at Acme Steel Company in Riverdale, Illinois, from 1995 to 2001. Mr. Rintoul holds an associate’s degree in mechanical engineering technology from Sault College of Applied Arts and Technology, a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Lake Superior State University and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Notre Dame.