Gus Hiller, B.Sc. Metallurgical Engineer, President of Pinnacle Consulting since 2007. He has many years of demonstrated track record in operations management, corporate restructuring and consulting experience in iron ore and coal mines, pelletizing, DRI and HBI plants, sinter and blast furnace operations and various EAF steel plants both greenfield and distressed. As part of his responsibilities at Pinnacle, he is CEO of Hamilton Specialty Bar, since 2008, a EAF and bar mill operation. Prior to Pinnacle, he was a metallurgical engineer or had senior operational management responsibilities at AK Steel, Phelps Dodge, Birmingham Steel and Nucor where his duties included mining exploration, project development, M&A, sales, general management and senior management positions. He holds a B.Sc. in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Arizona.