Mr. Keegel joined Tronox in October 2012. He began his career in the Tronox pigment facility in Botlek, the Netherlands. Mr. Keegel held various engineering and production management roles at Tronox Botlek and Tiwest pigment plant in Australia, a joint venture of Tronox and Exxaro Mineral Sands. From 2007 to 2013, he served as a senior consultant for TZMI, an independent consulting company that advises global clients in the mineral, metal, and chemical sectors. Mr. Keegel holds a Master of Science degree in raw material engineering from Technische Universiteit Delft.