Alan Senior is an engineer with over 40 years of experience in design and project development, mainly associated with the mining and mineral processing industry in Australia. He has extensive experience at all stages of projects, from pre-feasibility through to commissioning and operation, for plants handling and/or processing iron ore, gold, copper, bauxite, uranium and coal. Mr Senior is a Chartered Professional Engineer. He is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers Australia and the Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. Mr Senior graduated from the West Australian Institute of Technology (Curtin University) with an Associate Fellowship in Mechanical Engineering.