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Marie Jaroni

thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG

Head of Decarbonization

Dr. Marie Sophie Jaroni, since 2021 Head of Decarbonization of thyssenkrupp Steel Europe, is driving forward the green transformation with regard to CO2-neutral steel production by 2045. Therefore, she is responsible for transform 20 Mio. Tons of CO2 which represent 2.5 % of German CO2 Emissions. Since July 2021 she is also a member of the Supervisory Board of Eisen- und Hüttenwerke AG. She started her professional career at McKinsey & Company from 2011 to 2017, gaining in-depth management experience afterwards in different Roles within thyssenkrupp from 2017. Dr. Marie Sophie Jaroni, studied Metallurgy at the RWTH in Aachen, where she completed her diploma and PhD.

Sessions With Marie Jaroni

Thursday, 9 March

  • 09:30am - 10:00am (CST) / 09/mar/2023 03:30 pm - 09/mar/2023 04:00 pm

    Hydrogen's Role in Decarbonizing Steel

    Iron is found on earth as ore that needs to be reduced and refined to produce steel. Utilizing hydrogen, new technologies like direct reduction of iron offer pathways to decarbonization. How quickly can steel manufacturing reduce its emissions? What opportunities exist to reduce the emissions of mining iron ore?