Leads Eastern Canada Ops for Cliffs Natural Resources
About Jeffrey Lipovetz
Possessing nearly two decades of experience in the mining industry, Jeffrey Lipovetz serves as the vice president and general manager of Eastern Canada operations for Cliffs Natural Resources. Holding responsibility for Cliffs Quebec Mining and the Wabush Mines, he oversees a team of approximately 1,000 people. Prior to this, Jeffrey Lipovetz spent five years as the vice president and general manager of Michigan operations. He qualified for the Mine Safety and Health Administration’s Sentinels of Safety Award.
Jeffrey Lipovetz laid the foundation for his career at the Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology, where he graduated with a bachelor of science in engineering science. In his first position out of college, Lipovetz served as a mine engineer and operations supervisor for Hibbing Taconite Company in Hibbing, Minnesota. He subsequently joined Cliffs International Management Company as a technical manager and functioned as the area manager of mining for the Northshore Mining Company.