Matthew Forgham

Chief Executive Officer
  • Very experienced metals professional having spent time at Billiton, Dresdner, Koch Industries and Macquarie Bank
  • Most recently spent ten years as Senior Managing Director at Macquarie Bank in London as Global Head for all base metals physical and trading activities (London-based with team members in New York/Dubai/Hong Kong/Singapore/Sydney) – total team in excess of 30 people across front office/operational. 
  • Structuring of significant pre-payment offtake contracts for copper/aluminium/zinc (total value in excess of USD 250mn)
  • Client management oversight for larger clients (Glencore/Trafigura/Alcoa/Rio Tinto Alcan/Vedanta/Hindalco/Mitsubishi) 
  • Overseeing all aspects of risk associated with physical metal trading (market/operational/legal/compliance/credit risk)
  • Member of CME Aluminium and Zinc committees, Member of LME Committees
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