Dr Vipin Tyagi is the CTO and Co-founder of ACE Green Recycling, Inc. He is passionate about the environment, sustainability and entrepreneurship. He co-founded ACE with the aim of providing a cost-effective and zero-pollution recycling technology for lead-acid batteries, which is the most recycled commodity globally. Prior to starting ACE, he worked at Merrill Lynch in commodity trading and structuring space in Houston and Singapore, where he developed a keen understanding of the metals and energy markets. Vipin holds a Ph. D. in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University and a B. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Bombay.