Divisional Managing Director, Centrifugal Products
Ian Dunkinson was named Doncasters’ Divisional Managing Director of Centrifugal Products in 2012. In total, Ian has 17 years experience with Doncasters, initially starting with the Group as Managing Director for FVC and Doncasters Settas.
In 2003 Ian was named Managing Director of Doncasters Paralloy, making significant contributions to the restructure the business and galvanizing its place as one of the leading petrochemical furnace tube facilities in the world. In 2006 he was appointed Managing Director of the Petrochemical Strategic Business Unit incorporating Doncasters FVC, Doncasters Settas and Doncasters Paralloy. In 2009 Ian was appointed Divisional MD for Speciality Castings incorporating Superalloys, Turbochargers and Petrochem BU. Then In 2010, he left Doncasters to take up role as CEO for LSP Holding Group, (Lonestar) a worldwide market leader and supplier of special nuts, bolts, machined, components, gaskets and seals to the energy sector and heavy engineering industries. He returned to Doncasters in 2012. Ian is a graduate from Sheffield University with an Honors Degree in Metallurgy, and a MBA at the University of Newcastle.