Corporate Governance - Biography

Bart Van der Schueren

Chief Technology Officer

Bart Van der Schueren has served as Chief Technology Officer since January 2011. Prior to joining Materialise, Mr. Van der Schueren was at KULeuven University as a liaison engineer for the newly founded Materialise and established the basic research activities for the company, while also founding the research activities in 3D printing at the university. Mr. Van der Schueren then went on to obtain a PhD in selective laser metal sintering. In 1995, Mr. Van der Schueren officially joined Materialise and ran the service bureau. Over the years, through his dedication and expertise, the service bureau has grown from a regional player to one of the most prominent additive manufacturing facilities in Europe. In 2011, Mr. Van der Schueren became Chief Technology Officer, focusing on production and engineering services. Mr. Van der Schueren holds a PhD in Selective Laser Metal Sintering and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from KULeuven.