United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Michael V. McMahon

Dr. Michael McMahon is a senior executive at Columbia, MD based AREVA TN, a division of AREVA Inc. and a leading provider of used nuclear fuel and radioactive material storage and transportation equipment and services for the nuclear energy industry.  He was previously based in France and served as the U.S. director of international projects for AREVA's Back End Business Group, which includes the group's used fuel management, recycling, transportation and decommissioning activities.

Dr. McMahon has more than twenty-five years of professional engineering, leadership, project management, sales, and business development experience in the commercial nuclear industry and the nuclear navy.  Before his most recent assignment in France, he served in the U.S. as AREVA's Key Account Manager (KAM) for Constellation Energy.  Prior to that he had served in positions of increasing responsibility in the engineering and business development organizations of AREVA and its predecessor companies, including the former Duke Engineering & Services (DE&S).

Before joining DE&S, Dr. McMahon was an associate at the management consulting firm McKinsey & Company.  He spent the first six years of his professional career in the Nuclear Navy serving on nuclear-powered fast attack submarines.

He is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and has also earned a doctorate in nuclear engineering and an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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