Unreasonable Fellows

Amrit Chandan

Co-Founder and CEO at Aceleron

Amrit is an Unreasonable Fellow. Amrit has participated in 2 programs, including Shell StartUp Engine UK 2020.
Dr Amrit Chandan is an entrepreneur taking on the global climate, resource and poverty challenges we face today. As an entrepreneur, keynote speaker, and PhD holder in Chemical Engineering (Fuel Cell Technology), Amrit is passionate about creating a net-positive impact on the environment through innovative solutions and sustainable business practices that are applicable across every industry sector, organisation type and scale. Since 2016, Amrit has been CEO & Co-Founder of Aceleron, raising >£15m to create the most sustainable batteries.
Amrit was named on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list, is a recipient of the prestigious Hawley Award for Engineering Innovation by HRH Princess Anne on behalf of the Worshipful Company of Engineers, a member of the Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise Hub, a member of the Strategic Leadership Group for the Ayrton Fund on Energy Storage Technologies and sits on the Selection Panel for the Schott Scale Up Accelerator.