Session 1 - Construction
Project Director, Underground Project
Michel Charron joined Oyu Tolgoi in June 2016, and is the Managing Director for the underground mine development. Prior to joining Oyu Tolgoi, Michel was project director at Kitimat from 2013. Michel first joined Rio Tinto in 2007 as project director for the Az Zabirah project in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia where he was responsible for overseeing the integration of various projects during the prefeasibility phase. He has since then spent time as an engineering and construction director for Sarawak Aluminium smelter in Malaysia, project director for the construction of AP60 Project in Arvida and project director for the Concentrator Expansion Project in Labrador City.