Skip to main content


Appointment of permanent Managing Director of Urenco UK

30 November 2018

Urenco is pleased to announce the appointment of Lynton Simmonds, currently interim Managing Director of Urenco UK, as permanent Managing Director of Urenco UK, effective 1 January 2019.

Lynton has more than 20 years of experience in leadership roles within the nuclear and chemical industries. He joined Urenco in 2014, where he has also served as Head of Operations. Prior to that, he held the positions of Global Safety, Health and Environment Director and Manufacturing Site Director at Cristal Pigment UK Ltd.

Lynton has a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Oxford.


About Urenco

Urenco is an international supplier of enrichment services and fuel cycle products with sustainability at the core of its business. Operating in a pivotal area of the nuclear fuel supply chain for 50 years, Urenco facilitates zero carbon electricity generation for consumers around the world.

With its head office near London, UK, Urenco’s global presence ensures diversity and security of supply for customers through enrichment facilities in Germany, the Netherlands, the UK and the USA. Using centrifuge technology designed and developed by Urenco, and through the expertise of our people, the Urenco Group provides safe, cost effective and reliable services; operating within a framework of high environmental, social and governance standards, complementing international safeguards.

Urenco is committed to continued investment in the responsible management of nuclear materials; innovation activities with clear sustainability benefits, such as nuclear medicine, industrial efficiency and research; and nurturing the next generation of scientists and engineers.


Sign up to our newsletter by entering your email address below.

Back to
the goals