Chief Operating Officer
Ian Dunkinson was appointed Chief Operating Officer in 2018 following a 5-year period as Divisional Managing Director of Centrifugal Products and 12 month period as President, Cast Products. In addition, he was appointed to the Doncasters Group Board of Directors in October 2017.
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. In 2010, he left Doncasters to take up role as CEO for LSP Holding Group, (Lonestar), returning in 2012.
Ian is a graduate from Sheffield University with an Honors Degree in Metallurgy, and a MBA at the University of Newcastle.