Robert (Bob) Van Namen is senior vice president of uranium enrichment at USEC Inc. He oversees the Company's operations and marketing and sales. He has lead responsibility for USECís relationships with its customers and the nuclear power industry. He previously served five years as USECís vice president of marketing and sales.
Prior to joining USEC in January 1999 Mr. Van Namen was head of nuclear fuel management for Duke Energy. His career at Duke also included seven years in nuclear design and safety analysis.
Mr. Van Namen is a nuclear engineer with 20 years of experience in nuclear power. He has served in a variety of leadership roles in industry and professional organizations including the Nuclear Energy Institute.
Mr. Van Namen earned his bachelor of science and master of science degrees at the University of Virginia. He is a registered professional engineer in the state of North Carolina.