Bedrock Industries is led by an experienced and dedicated operating team of senior professionals.

Alan Kestenbaum: Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Chairman and CEO

Alan Kestenbaum has served as Stelco’s (TSX:STLC) Executive Chairman and as Stelco’s Chief Executive Officer since September 25, 2017. Mr. Kestenbaum has over 30 years of experience in the metals and mining production, trading, distribution and finance business. Mr. Kestenbaum founded Bedrock in 2015 in partnership with Lindsay Goldberg. He was also the founder and former Executive Chairman of Globe Specialty Metals and its successor Ferroglobe PLC (NASDAQ: GSM) until 2016. Prior to forming Globe Specialty Metals, Mr. Kestenbaum founded Marco International, a leading international metals trader and investor, and led its expansion in North America and around the globe. He has extensive investing and operating experience in the natural resources sectors as well as a successful track record in turnarounds and restructurings. Mr. Kestenbaum is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bedrock where he is responsible for setting the vision, strategy, investment objectives and providing direction to achieve the strategic objectives of the company.

David Cheney: President


Mr. Cheney has been with Bedrock Industries since its formation. Since the late 1990s, Mr. Cheney was an Investment Banker, focused on the Metals and Mining sector. He previously worked in such roles at JP Morgan and Deutsche Bank and most recently he was responsible for the Metals and Mining practice at Wells Fargo Securities. Mr. Cheney has extensive advisory, capital markets and restructuring expertise.


Michael Dees: Board Member; Partner, Lindsay Goldberg

Board Member; Partner, Lindsay Goldberg

Mr. Dees is a Board Member of Bedrock Industries since its inception. Mr. Dees is a Partner at Lindsay Goldberg, having joined the Firm in 2004. Mr. Dees has been a board member of numerous private and public companies, including VDM Metals and Klöckner & Co. Previously, Mr. Dees worked at Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in New York and Morgan Stanley Real Estate Fund in Tokyo.