Investing into a new e-scrap smelter – factors to consider
Holds a Master’s Degree from the department of process metallurgy of the University of Oulu, Finland. Has been working since 2004 at Outokumpu and Outotec in global stainless steel and metallurgical technology business in various positions in Finland and Belgium, mainly in R&D, sales, business development and since 2018 as the head of Outotec’s smelting solution sales.
Holds a Bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Sydney and has been working in the field of extractive pyrometallurgy throughout his career. He had 8 years’ experience working in plant project and operational roles at the Port Kembla copper smelter in Australia, including support of two major modernizations of that plant. He also has a further 25 years’ experience with Ausmelt Limited and Metso Outotec working mainly with Top Submerged Lance technology for copper, nickel, lead, tin, zinc and ferrous process applications. Stephen was first employed in process engineering and project management roles, including contributing to the commissioning of Ausmelt plants and then joined the sales and marketing team in 2006.