Sydney holds a B. Eng Degree in Metallurgical and Material Science and is currently completing his B. Eng (Hons) Degree in Metallurgical and Material Science.  He started his career as an Engineer in Training at African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) Alloys, after which we was promoted to Furnaces Metallurgist and later to the role of Pyrometallurgist. Sydney joined Ferrometals in 2015 as a Process Specialist and was promoted to Process Superintendent in 2017.  In 2018 he was promoted to Operations Manager and subsequently took up the position of Works Manager in September 2021.  He pursued an opportunity as Production Manager (Technology Development) – SmeltDirect Technology at ARM’s before returning to FMT to take up the role of General Manager in January 2024.