Ronald Lindsay Prain

Name
Ronald Lindsay Prain (Sir)
Birth and death
1907 - 1991
Occupation
Profession details
Businessman
Related place
Author
Alistair Grant

Sir Ronald Lindsay Prain (1907-1991) businessman. Known in the popular press as 'Mr Copper', Prain joined the board of Anglo Metal in 1936, and in 1937 joined the boards of the Rhodesian Selection Trust (RST) and Roan Antelope, which had been acquired by American Metal. These companies led the development of the African copper mining industry. Prain died at his home, Waverley, Granville Road, St George's Hill, Weybridge.

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