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URGENT ¥¥¥ BHP Billiton CEO Marius Kloppers to retire May 10: board

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BHP Billiton announced Wednesday that Marius Kloppers will retire as CEO on May 10 and be replaced by the global mining giant's chief executive non-ferrous Andrew MacKenzie.

The 56-year-old MacKenzie has over 30 years experience in oil and gas, petrochemicals and minerals and joined BHP Billiton in November 2008, the company said in a statement.

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