FORA.tv Speaker - Adrian Paterson
Dr. Adrian Paterson is the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation's newly appointed Chief Executive Officer. Previously, he was general manager, Business Development and Operations, at the Pebble Bed Modular Reactor Company in South Africa. He has a BSc in Chemistry and a PhD in Engineering from the University of Cape Town.
Dr. Paterson brings strong scientific credentials, especially in the field of materials science, wide experience in working with government and contributing to national policy development, attractive partnering and commercialization skills, and a successful history of technical leadership and organizational change.
In addition to his BSc in Chemistry and a PhD in Engineering, Dr. Paterson undertook a post-doc at the University of Leeds in the UK and the Program for Management Development at Harvard Business School. He has supervised Masters and PhD students and is a Member of the Academy of Science of South Africa and the South African Academy of Engineering.
10.28.09 | 01:30:11 min
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