Farid Ahmed joined ACE Green Recycling in July 2022 as Vice President for Global Strategy & Business Development, bringing thirty years of metals and battery industry experience including market research, technical, operations and commercial roles.
Prior to joining ACE, Farid was the lead analyst for Wood Mackenzie, leaders in commercial intelligence. As a regular speaker at the key lead industry events, he was acknowledged as a principal expert on global lead markets. Before this, Farid founded a business consultancy, focused on the metals industry, with engagements including market strategy and analysis, raw materials acquisition, speciality products, process development, product failure analysis, capital investment and expert witness.
Farid holds a BEng honours degree in Metallurgy from the University of Leeds and is a member of the Institute of Consulting.