Sanjeev Gupta

Liberty House To Expand Footprint In Mideast With UAE Purchase In 2019

Liberty House To Expand Footprint In Mideast With UAE Purchase In 2019

A company official says Liberty House Group has its sights set on aluminium and steel assets in the United Arab Emirates in an effort at expanding its footprint in the Middle East. Liberty House Industries CEO Douglas Dawson explained to a UAE...


Rio Tinto on Verge of Selling Pacific Aluminium to GFG Alliance

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto Group is reportedly in talks with Sanjeev Gupta’s Gupta Family Group (GFG) Alliance for the sale of Rio’s aluminium operations in Australia and New Zealand. A report by the Financial Times indicates that sources tell them that Gupta is flying to Australia to participate in discussions regarding Pacific Aluminium (PacAl) […]

Liberty House Buys Aluminium Auto Parts Maker Amtek UK

London’s industrial and metals company Liberty House Group announced the recent acquisition of aluminium automotive parts makers Amtek Aluminium Castings (Witham) Limited and King Automotive Systems Limited (Amtek UK). The deal, which saves over 500 jobs in the immediate area, was completed with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), who was in possession of the firms as an administrator, […]

Aluminium Wrap – CRU’s 22nd World Aluminium Conference

CRU Group held its 22nd World Aluminium Conference in London between May 3-5. The event has long been among the premier events on the commodities calendar, and 2017 was no exception. This year’s focus was sustainability in the aluminium industry, investigating the delicate but important interplay between economic and environmental considerations, the effect of such […]

Sanjeev Gupta to Invest US$150 MM in Lochaber Smelter

Scotland’s historic Lochaber smelter is soon to be the recipient of a much-needed infusion of cash from Liberty House’s boss Sanjeev Gupta. The metals tycoon has pledged a US$150 million investment to the smelter, which, in addition to converting the plant to production of aluminium wheels, is expected to safeguard the plant for the foreseeable […]

Rio Tinto Sells Lochaber Plant to SIMEC Group for US$410 MM

Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto announced yesterday that it had come to an agreement for the sale of its Lochaber plant to SIMEC Group and Liberty House for US$410 million. According to press releases issued by the companies involved, SIMEC’s sister company Liberty House will be the operator of the smelter. The sale includes hydroelectric […]