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Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg
Ivan Glasenberg
77 Ratings
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  • "Good people and working environment(in 15 reviews)

  • "People centered, good pay and health benefits like cancer insurance, flexible hours(in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Great Team"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

      I have been working at Glencore full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Flat structure with plenty of opportunities to demonstrate your value and be rewarded for it.

      Cons

      Long hours are the norm and expected

      Glencore2019-04-20
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      "Risk Manager"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Stamford, CT
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Glencore

      Pros

      Great benefits, some good colleagues.

      Cons

      Terrible pay Awful culture Long hours Promised the world

      Advice to Management

      Be more in tune with employees and office needs

      Glencore2017-12-12
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      "Fast pace environment"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Glencore

      Pros

      Many chances to learn while dealing with many different situations. You easily get to have a lot of responsibilities.

      Cons

      Absence of formation. Long hours. The environment was a bit stressing since there were too many firings.

      Glencore2015-01-10
    • "Risk"

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      Current Employee - Risk Analyst 

      I have been working at Glencore full-time

      Pros

      Good Benefits and flat structure in the company

      Cons

      No real cons, long hours but this is expected in the markets

      Glencore2019-04-05
    • "Glencore a solid company if you can endure slow growth"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook

      I have been working at Glencore full-time

      Pros

      Good Office, Friendly environment, interesting exposure to various facets of mining

      Cons

      Long Hours, minimal career opportunities

      Glencore2019-03-11
    • "General review"

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      Former Employee - Contracts Engineer in London, England
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Glencore for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Good payment scale, micro management

      Cons

      long hours, no vision for current employees

      Advice to Management

      give your staff more freedom how to do the job

      Glencore2018-08-29
    • "Senior Tax Principal"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Glencore full-time

      Pros

      Interesting work, big deals, competitive salary.

      Cons

      Demanding job with long hours and an unsupportive culture.

      Advice to Management

      Treat your people as assets and they will work with you.

      Glencore2017-11-13
    • "Mt Isa mine full time"

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      Current Employee - Assistant Electrician in Perumahan Sungai Isap Tiga
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Glencore full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Good management and very nice supervisors

      Cons

      long hours and overtime, suitable for young people

      Glencore2017-09-19
    • "Underground Miner"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Glencore

      Pros

      Decent pay for the high risk environment

      Cons

      Culture of bullying from management and unrealistic goals Long hours, unsafe work practices

      Glencore2017-05-16
    • "Good"

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      Former Employee - Chief Commercial Officer in Zug
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Glencore for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Biggest in the world, nice place to work

      Cons

      long hours, stressful work, no work-life balance

      Advice to Management

      There is not much to improve

      Glencore2017-04-07
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