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mining engineer

Philip Charles Young, British mining engineer. Chartered engineer, United Kingdom. Member of Institute Materials, Minerals and Mining.

Background

Young, Philip Charles was born on March 8, 1949 in Bristol, England. Son of William Charles Young and Esme Joan Down.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Geology, London University, 1971. Master of Science in Mineral Chemistry, Birmingham University, England, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Minerals Engineering, Birmingham University, England, 1975.

Career

Plant metallurgist Indala Platinum Ltd., South Africa, 1975—1977. Plant engineer, assistant manager Commonwealth Smelting Ltd., Bristol, 1977—1984. Principal consultant Technology Audit Ltd., Surrey, England, 1984—1991.

Risk manager special projects Rio Tinto Ltd., London, 1991—1996. Chief operating officer Strategic Risk Management, 1996—2000. Director mining Alexander Forbes Ltd., 2000—2003.

Director power, mining and construction AON Ltd., since 2003.

Achievements

  • Chartered engineer, United Kingdom.

Membership

Member of Institute Materials, Minerals and Mining.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf.

Connections

Married Linda Christine Eaton. 1 child Victoria.

father:
William Charles Young

mother:
Esme Joan Down

spouse:
Linda Christine Eaton

child:
Victoria Young