New job for ex-BP boss Tony Hayward

Press Association

Former BP boss Tony Hayward has been handed the job of chairman at mining group Glencore Xstrata.

Mr Hayward, who was ousted from the oil giant after the Gulf of Mexico spill, was appointed interim chairman of the enlarged mining and commodities trading group after a shareholder rebellion removed present incumbent Sir John Bond.%VIRTUAL-SkimlinksPromo%