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Urenco announces Martin Pearson as Managing Director, Urenco UK

11 April 2016

Urenco is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Martin Pearson as Managing Director of Urenco UK (UUK).

Joining later in 2016, Mr Pearson will be based at UUK, Urenco’s UK enrichment facility in Capenhurst in the north west of England.

Mr Pearson has more than 30 years experience in the nuclear sector and prior to joining Urenco, was EDF Energy’s Station Director, at Dungeness B power station. He took a significant role in the operational progress of the site, including supporting the successful life extension programme for the station which is key to the sustainable low carbon supply of electricity in the UK.

Commenting on his appointment, Mr Pearson said:

“I am pleased to be appointed as Managing Director of UUK. The Urenco Group plays a key role in the nuclear fuel supply chain and makes an important contribution to the generation of low carbon energy.”


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.


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