Corporate Profile

Mintek is South Africa’s national mineral research organisation and it is one of the world’s leading technology organisations specialising in mineral processing, extractive metallurgy and related areas. Working closely with industry and other R&D institutions, Mintek provides service testwork, process development and optimisation, consulting and innovative products to clients worldwide.

Alan McKenzie

General Manager: TechnologyAlan McKenzie

Alan McKenzie  is the General Manager: Technology. He is a Geologist who, following a short stint at a small gold mine, has spent over 20 years in various positions at Mintek, including in mineralogy, pyrometallurgical research and mineral processing.  He has experience in  technology development, project management and management across a range of commodities. He has extensive knowledge of the minerals industry and project development, and is past president of the Geological Society of South Africa.




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