Formlabs Expands Asia-Pacific Management Teams, Adds Sun, Hasebe as GM for China, Japan
SOMERVILLE, MA, USA, Jun 25, 2020 - Formlabs, a leading 3D printing company, today announced the appointment of two new leaders to its Asia-Pacific management team to continue to scale the company’s growth in the APAC market: Jiadong Sun joins as China General Manager and Yoshinori Hasebe as Japan General Manager. Both leaders will play a key role in expanding Formlabs’ global footprint and will guide Formlabs’ business strategy in new markets as the company furthers its mission of enabling anyone to make anything.
“As Formlabs continues to expand our global operations, Jiadong and Yoshinori will provide strategic guidance as we expand and scale in the important APAC region,” said Luke Winston, Chief Business Officer of Formlabs. “These appointments will enable Formlabs to remain at the forefront of 3D printing as needs for additive manufacturing in major industries, including healthcare, continue to grow.”
Jiadong Sun has extensive experience leading global sales and marketing at leading tech companies spanning multiple industries. Prior work experience includes multiple positions at DJI, most recently as Vice President and Head of Marketing for Enterprise Solutions, where he spearheaded strategic decisions regarding sales and marketing, product development, and external partnerships.
Yoshinori Hasebe brings more than 20 years of management experience at multinational companies, along with comprehensive sales and business development experience for both products and services. With experience at FARO Technologies, Ernst & Young and Hewlett-Packard, Yoshinori is an expert in sales, supply chain management and leadership.
Formlabs enables its users in the APAC region, including Japan-based company WHILL, to iterate rapidly, localize manufacturing and efficiently cut lead times and costs. These key new hires, in addition to a new dedicated channel manager based in India, will empower the company to remain on the cutting edge of 3D printing’s role in revolutionizing the healthcare, manufacturing and engineering industries, and drive strong growth across the region.
Formlabs is expanding access to digital fabrication, so anyone can make anything. Headquartered in Somerville, Massachusetts with offices in Germany, Japan, China, Singapore, Hungary, and North Carolina, Formlabs is the professional 3D printer of choice for engineers, designers, manufacturers, and decision makers around the globe. Formlabs products include the Form 3, Form 3B and Form 3L, powered by an advanced form of stereolithography (SLA) called Low Force Stereolithography (LFS) 3D printing, Form 2 SLA 3D printer, Form Wash and Form Cure post-processing solutions, Fuse 1 SLS 3D printer, and Form Cell manufacturing solution. Formlabs also develops its own suite of high-performance materials that continue to push the boundaries for 3D printing, as well as best-in-class 3D printing software.