Washington, DC 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) July 15, 2013



Allegheny Technologies Incorporated

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   1-12001   25-1792394

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(IRS Employer

Identification No.)


1000 Six PPG Place, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania   15222-5479
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (412) 394-2800


(Former name or former address, if changed since last report).



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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.


(b) Departure of Chief Financial Officer.

On July 15, 2013, Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that Dale G. Reid, Executive Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, retired effective July 15, 2013. The full text of the press release is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.


(c) Appointment of Interim Chief Financial Officer.

In the press release filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1, which is incorporated herein by reference, the Company announced the appointment of Patrick J. DeCourcy, age 51, as Interim Chief Financial Officer. Mr. DeCourcy will receive an annual base salary of $325,000 per year for his service as Interim Chief Financial Officer and will continue to participate in benefit plans or programs generally offered by the Company to salaried employees.


Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.


(d) Exhibits.


Exhibit 99.1    Press release dated July 15, 2013.




Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



/s/ Elliot S. Davis

  Elliot S. Davis
  Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary

Dated: July 15, 2013