Dion has been involved with the Metalysis story since 2003. Dion joined Metalysis in July 2013 as Chief Executive Officer to drive forward the scale-up and the commercialisation of tantalum and titanium production.
Dion is a metallurgist and has worked across the metals, mining and investment sectors for over 30 years, bringing his experience from industry and corporate finance. He joins Metalysis from Hatch Corporate Finance. Previously, his career has included positions in Sheffield Forgemasters, Johnson Matthey and BP Research. As a corporate financier he has worked also for JP Morgan, Chase Manhattan and Robert Fleming where he worked on a wide variety of mergers & acquisitions, debt and equity capital raises, privatisations and strategic advisory assignments.
Dion was awarded a PhD in Fatigue of Engineering Materials from Queen Mary University of London.