Mysteel Global Bringing the Chinese Metals Industry to you.

At Mysteel Global, we believe in transparency on the Chinese metals market. We've been collecting data extensively and directly from the market for almost two decades.

Our mission is to deliver that information globally in the most easy-to-use service possible. China is the largest producer and consumer of metal worldwide, and we're delighted to deliver clarity on it.

Meet our Leadership Team

  • Atilla Widnell

    General Manager Singapore

    Atilla has been tasked with developing Mysteel Global’s corporate strategy and turning the company's products into industry-leading services. He is able to draw from his 8 years’ experience as a commercially savvy international iron & steel analyst in tier 1 independent market intelligence firms.

    His purview also includes leading and managing Mysteel Global’s Sales, Marketing, and Content departments. Atilla is Singapore-based with frequent visits to company Headquarters in Shanghai; managing a business unit with (23) employees in the UK, China, Singapore and Japan.

  • Hongmei Li

    Head of Content Singapore

    Hongmei is responsible for the English editorial of Mysteel. Based in Singapore, she manages a team of 11 market analysts in Shanghai who benefit from the extensive data available. She's been covering steel and nonferrous metals news and pricing since 2004. Hongmei has previously worked for Platts Metals & Steel News editorial for 6 years, FastMarkets as the Asian Senior Correspondent for 2 years, and Senior Correspondent for Metal Bulletin for 5 years.

    She's got a Masters Degree of Mass Communication from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and Bachelor’s Degree of English Literature from Beijing Foreign Studies University, China.

  • Vanessa Cain-Tait

    Head of Marketing London

    Vanessa is a freelance consultant who joined the team to spread the world about the awesome data available from Mysteel. After 7 years as Senior Product Marketing Manager at Metal Bulletin, Vanessa now runs her own marketing consultancy.

    She's enjoyed a variety of roles since setting up - from data visualisation in publishing to user engagement in mobile gaming. She's got an MA in Philosophy from the University of Cambridge - very useful for all things metal.

  • Russ McCulloch

    Contract Sub-editor Tokyo

    Russ has been reporting on the steel and metals industries in Asia for over 35 years. He's worked for several Australian media organisations and set up Metal Bulletin's Tokyo office in the 1980s. Since 2005, he worked for SBB and Platts as Asia Editor, and has now joined Mysteel Global to lend his wealth of expertise to their growing team.

    Russ is a professional writing graduate from the Sydney University of Technology.

  • Ben Johnstone

    Head of Sales Australia

    Ben brings a wealth of customer-focused, solutions-driven, sales-management experience to Mysteel Global from his twelve (12) years spent at Metal Bulletin as a Key Account Manager in both London and Australia.

    He leads and manages Mysteel Global’s English-speaking, Shanghai-based sales team and is focused on continuing to expand the success of our project globally, from his dedicated office in Melbourne, Australia.

    Ben is a veteran of the metals & mining market intelligence industry having managed sales of premium products and services to ferrous, non-ferrous, precious metals and industrial minerals market participants for over a decade.

Our Company Structure has 3,000 data and price collectors on the ground across China. The data is delivered through a Chinese-language website.

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Mysteel Global delivers all the indicators and prices from our sister company, with additional market intellignece, news and insight on the markets in an English language service.

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