Ian Perkins

Ian Perkins Ian Perkins and Rodney Jones
After leaving school, Ian worked for a short period as a bank clerk, then went to work on the mines. He studied at Wits Technikon and qualified as an assayer, and also studied extractive metallurgy. Ian works in the field of refining precious metals for the jewellery industry, and has had his own business, Perkins Metals, for the past 17 years.

Ian now lives in the Algarve in Portugal (since about five years ago), but visits South Africa about once a year, as he still has business interests in Johannesburg.

Married to: Dina Pires
Children: None
Occupation: Assayer and refiner of precious metals
Address: Algarve, Portugal
Address (W): Perkins Metals, Suite 201, SA Jewellery Centre, 225 Main Street, (entrance in Phillips Street), Johannesburg
Phone (H):
Phone (W): 011-334-6263
E-mail: IanPerkins@sapo.pt

Germiston High School - Class of 1976
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23 November 2006