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Paul Adkins

Paul Adkins is founder and Managing Director of AZ China Ltd, a leading China-based consultancy on China’s primary aluminium industry. AZ China provides strategic consulting to those corporations who seek to understand, deal with, and succeed in the China primary aluminium and raw materials markets. AZ China publishes multi-client reports on a weekly and monthly…

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Angela Chen

After returning to China in 2004 from America, Angela Chen entered the family carbon company Tuhai Carbon as the deputy general manager, in charge of sales and finance. In 2009, she joined DQ Carbon Group as the vice president and was responsible for business operation. From 2012 to 2014, she worked as the deputy manager…

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Alexey Spirin

Alexey has an Environmental Protection Engineering Background. Since 1998 Alexey worked in Det Norske Veritas and led Environmental management system consulting and certification activities. He worked with UC RUSAL plants on ISO 14001 standard implementation. Since 2006 Alexey has joined UC RUSAL as Climate project director. He has organized GHG Inventory, setting of climate goals,…

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Foster Lee

Foster Lee, MCIPS, is currently the chief advisor of Sunstone Development Co., Ltd for two and half years after 14-year service in Rio Tinto (including ex Alcan) as director of China carbon industrial analytic and business development, manager of global sourcing-China, Commercial and procurement director of Alcan Ningxia Aluminum Company, and 16-year service in Qinghai…

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Dr. Yashuang (Song) Gao

Song has 13 years’ experience in research and development, technical support, new technology development and project management for the primary aluminium smelting industry. Her main experience is within aluminium smelting environments in primary aluminium smelters, focusing on advanced process control strategies and innovative technologies design, development and implementation; operational optimisation; human decision making optimisation; automation…

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Roy Cahill

Roy Cahill started in the aluminium business in 1996 with Reynolds Metals Company. Since that time he has had positions within Alcoa, Rio Tinto, and now Pacific Aluminium. Roy has worked in areas ranging from alumina production, coke calcination, carbon anode production, and spent cathode treatment processes. He is currently the Principal Carbon Consultant for…

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Wen Xianjun

Mr. Wen is currently the vice chairman and Standing Committee of the China Nonferrous Metals Industry Association. He held the master degree major in engineering and he is the senior professorship engineer.

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Jason Moodley

Jason Moodley has 20 years’ experience in heavy industry significantly  weighted in Aluminium Smelting. In his current role as Supply Chain Manager, Jason brings a wealth of administrative and leadership experience to Sohar Aluminium Company. He has been instrumental in establishing and optimizing organizational processes, measurement systems and infrastructure with proven efficiency in maximizing business…

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Matthieu Arlettaz

Matthieu Arlettaz holds a degree in Electrical Engineering and Mechanics. He developed his IT skills through continuous education. He joined R&D Carbon in 2002 as baking furnace process engineer. After years of development of automation, IT systems and baking furnace startups, he became responsible for carbon production in China. He leads R&D Carbon’s activities for…

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Changting Tang

Mr. Tang Changting graduated from Northeastern University in master of metallurgical engineering. From 1999 to 2011, he worked in Chalco Guizhou. From January 2011 to the present, he has been the director, assistant general manager, chief engineer and deputy general manager of No. 3 and No. 4 electrolysis plant of Shandong Nanshan Aluminum Co., Ltd….

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