Dr. Chris Twigge-Molecey is a Senior Advisor Hatch Ltd , consulting engineers, project and construction managers, where he worked for 42 years.
He has held a wide range of both technical and management positions.
He is Past President of The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum as well as a past President of The Metallurgical Society. He is also a recipient of the Mineral Economics Award, from the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum Engineers, a director of the Canada-China Business Council, a director and member of the executive committee of the Canadian Mining Innovation Council, a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering and a member of the Canadian Government Clean Mining Initiative advisory board.
His technical contributions have included implementation of technology development programs, management of R&D programs as well as design and commissioning of full scale metallurgical plant. He lead the development of Hatch business in several overseas markets including Russia, Chile and China.
Chris obtained his first degree in Mechanical Sciences from the University of Cambridge, followed by a Ph.D.in fluid mechanics from the University of Toronto.