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Irina Gorbounova, Head of XCarb Innovation Fund at ArcelorMittal, Luxembourg

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Irina Gorbounova, Head of XCarb Innovation Fund at ArcelorMittal, Luxembourg

Episode Description

Episode 13 is our first discussion with ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steel company outside of China. This discussion is with Irina Gorbounova who is VP President M & A and Head of the ArcelorMittal XCarb Innovation Fund. This venture capital fund is focussed on new companies in all regions of the world developing breakthrough technologies that will accelerate the steel industry’s transition to carbon neutral steelmaking. It has already invested over $150 million. The episode offers unique insights into the ongoing industrial revolution and how the process of applying innovation is changing.

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Irina Gorbounova

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Astrid Korf-Wolman

FOUNDER of Willy Korf Foundation

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host

James Moss

strategy consultant & partner at First River Consulting.

host

Dr Mike Walsh

Director at Hatch Associates