LafargeHolcim in the United States announced the appointment of Jay M. Moreau as chief executive officer of U.S. aggregates and construction materials operations.
“Moreau brings significant experience in the construction materials industry which will ensure the growth and success of our business in the United States,” the company said.
“Jay has a proven track record in this industry, and his expertise and strong focus on commercial growth and operational excellence will be valued contributions to LafargeHolcim in the United States,” said René Thibault, LafargeHolcim group executive committee member and region head, North America. “Having started his career in commercial roles, we know he will bring strong leadership to the organization and drive continued growth across our U.S. business.”
Moreau joins LafargeHolcim from Martin Marietta Materials, where he held positions of increasing responsibility including regional vice president and general manager, division president and most recently senior vice president of operations services.
Moreau received his Bachelor of Science degree in business/pre-law from Juniata College. He also holds certificates of achievement from Georgia Institute of Technology and University of Virginia-Darden School of Management. He has participated in numerous industry organizations and intends to continue his involvement.
Moreau succeeds Guy Edwards, who was recently appointed CEO Aggregate Industries in the United Kingdom.