Chairman & CEO
Tadeu has over 40 years of metals industry experience, with expertise in global strategy, technology development, and customer-focused growth. As CEO of CBMM (80% market share for niobium) he grew revenue from $100M to over $2B and led a global program that saw the niobium market increase by more than eightfold. At Boston Metal, Tadeu has overseen two oversubscribed funding rounds and team growth from single digits to 80+ employees.
A metallurgical engineer, Tadeu is the lead independent director at Ivanhoe Mines (copper, zinc, nickel, and platinum group metals) and is an invited lecturer at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at MIT. Tadeu recently accepted a seat on the advisory board of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Heart and Vascular Center in Boston, MA.