Additive Industries has appointed Harry Kleijnen, previously leader of a 3D tungsten printing team at Philips Healthcare, as manager of process and application development.

In his role as, Kleijnen will be responsible for the processes and customer applications for the company’s MetalFAB1 industrial metal additive manufacturing syste.

‘Harry is adding essential and in-depth process knowledge to our team and understands the business cases of our future customers in demanding and regulated markets,’ said Daan Kersten, CEO of Additive Industries. ‘Since we are preparing the launch of our first system in Q4 of this year, we need to build our sales and support organisation,’ added Jonas Wintermans, COO. ‘Harry will play a key role in this next phase of our company.’

This story is adapted from material from Additive Industries, with editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.