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

Alan Kestenbaum: Chairman and CEO

Chairman and CEO

Mr. Kestenbaum is one of the founding investors of Bedrock Industries. Mr. Kestenbaum is the founder of Globe Specialty Metals, Inc. and is the former Executive Chairman of Ferroglobe PLC (NASDAQ: ”GSM”). He has over 25 years of experience in the metals and mining production, trading, distribution and finance business. Prior to forming Globe, 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.

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.