Dr. Subodh Das

Aluminium Expert

Dr. Das is a globally recognized serial intrapreneur and entrepreneur in industrial/ academic/technology-based companies, founder and manager of several aluminum research consortia involving multi-disciplinary collaborations involving industry, universities, and U.S. national laboratories.

He is also an inventor (20 U.S. patents), researcher, technology visionary, thought leader, subject matter expert, and consultant to the global metals (aluminum, magnesium, titanium, and rare earth elements), specializing in aluminum technology development and commercialization for recycling, scrap processing, manufacturing, and new product & process developments.

He is well-connected in the entire aluminum supply chain from “mine to market” with special emphasis on leading manufacturing, research, and development teams towards commercial implementation. As a 45+ year veteran, Dr. Das has worked in manufacturing (25 years including Alcoa and Logan Aluminum/Tri-Arrows), academic (8 years at The University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky) and entrepreneurial (12 years –forming 6 research consortia and companies) settings. He is a prolific writer of papers and books and frequent invited presenter atconferences andan active LinkedIn contributor.

Dr. Das has also served as an expert witness in several legal depositions.

Relevant experience

  • Risk assessment
  • Management systems
  • Sustainability reporting
  • Life cycle assessment
  • Material stewardship and recycling
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  • Air emissions
  • Water management
  • Waste management
  • Rehabilitation and mining practices
  • Biodiversity
  • Social management
  • Indigenous Peoples (including FPIC)
  • Human rights
  • OHS
  • Chain of Custody

In-country experience

  • India
  • USA