The IAI has recently announced the appointment of two new key members to the team, who will support the Association’s environmental awareness mission.

Dr Paul Marsh joins as Health, Safety & Environment Program Manager, while Lavinya Kugaswaran will take on the role of Environment (Bauxite & Alumina) Program Manager.

The key objectives of the Institute include increased awareness to the unique circular nature of aluminium recyclability, promoting R&D into recycling aluminium, healthy, safe and environmentally sound production of aluminium and Communicate between agencies, members and other parties on global matters.

Dr Paul Marsh - Health, Safety & Environment Program Manager

With over 18 years of experience in scientific and regulatory affairs within the metals industry and an MChem (Hons) and a DPhil in chemistry, he has been responsible for overseeing the IAI’s broad science work programme and has been involved in projects relating to toxicology, ecotoxicology.

Lavinya Kugaswaran - Environment (Bauxite & Alumina) Program Manager

With 5 years of experience in operations as a Geotechnical Engineer and holds a BSc Geography and Geology, an MSc Applied Geotechnical Engineering, and an MBA. She has worked as a representative on the mining perspective on the European Commission’s Sustainable Finance Platform for future European policy development, is a founding leader on the Just Transformation Program over the last two years alongside European regions to undergo systemic decarbonisation as well as more.

We wish them good luck in their new roles.

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