Dr. Ashok Nandi
In the past during 2007 to 2012, Dr. Nandi worked for BHP-Billiton in the Boddington bauxite mine -Worsley alumina refinery of Western Australia as Geo-metallurgist; was also involved in the alumina plant feasibility work of GAC in Guinea. After BHP-Billiton assignment, Dr. Nandi worked for Rio Tinto, Ma’aden (Saudi Arabia), VEDANTA Aluminium and GAC/EGA as Consultant and continuing with some of the Rio Tinto assignments.
Dr. Nandi has travelled extensively and visited several bauxite operations and alumina plants of the world particularly in India, China, Australia, Brazil, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Saudi Arabia, Russia and Iran. Published more than 60 technical papers and edited several ICSOBA and IBAAS technical Proceedings.
Presently Dr. Nandi is the President of International Bauxite, Alumina, Aluminium Society (IBAAS) and organizing conferences and symposiums in India, China and Guinea.
Dr. Nandi speaks fluent English and Russian, and has a good understanding of Hindi.