Chief Executive Team
Chief Customer Officer and Chief Executive Team Member
Cherylyn Russell is Russell Mineral Equipment’s Chief Customer Officer and member of the Chief Executive Team (CET) – a position of instrumental importance to RME. In this role, Cherylyn works across multiple domains to make certain RME is consistently delighting its Customers – not just through their experience with the RME Mill Relining System, but at every touchpoint. As each minerals processing operation is unique, so too is every Customer journey. Providing genuine care and individualised satisfaction to these Customers requires sustained focus, dedication and a strongly differentiated service. These are the true hallmarks of the Company’s 35+-year history and is what sets RME apart in the industry.
Chief Sales Officer and Chief Executive Team Member
Eddie is responsible for the profitable, sustainable growth of RME’s capital and Site, Service & Optimisation (SSO) equipment businesses and delivering commercial outcomes for Customers and stakeholders. Eddie drives global sales leadership and operational excellence across the capital and SSO business teams, ensuring they have the insight, capacity and capability to deliver for Customers. Prior to joining RME, he worked with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia in Relationship Management, Business Development, Senior Regional and Executive Leadership. He has a Bachelor of Business (Accounting, Banking and Finance) and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD).
John B. Howard
Chief Financial Officer and Chief Executive Team Member
John (or JB) has been RME’s Chief Financial Officer since 2009. John’s professionalism, perspective and steady financial management have played a key role in the sustainable growth and global expansion of business operations. He has over 30 years of accounting, finance and administration experience working in public practice as well as in the agricultural, manufacturing and distribution industries. He is a Chartered Accountant, a Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia and holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting).