Aceleron Co-Founder, Carlton Cummins, wins Shell Award

Carlton Cummins, Co-Founder of Aceleron, won the Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award which included £25,000 in equity free funding. 

The equity-free funding will help Aceleron to develop our technology which aims to tackle battery waste by transforming end-of-life batteries into energy storage solutions. Carlton was selected from six finalists, having gone through three rounds of intense judging to reach the final.

Carlton Cummins, the Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year award-winner said:

“I’m stunned and surprised at this amazing achievement. When I entered Shell LiveWIRE, I never thought I’d get this far. It’s a fantastic endorsement for our business and I’m personally very proud to be named Young Entrepreneur of the Year. The financial support and feedback we’ve received is going to make a huge difference to taking our battery waste technology to the next level.”