Corporate Governance - Biography

Johan Pauwels

Executive Vice President - Software

Johan Pauwels has been with Materialise since it was founded, and has served as an Executive Vice President of our company since January 2011. In 1990, Mr. Pauwels completed his Master’s thesis on Stereolithography by studying the very first 3D printing machine at Materialise. After graduating in 1991, Mr. Pauwels stayed on with the company, focusing on software development to support our 3D printing services. Throughout his career at Materialise, Mr. Pauwels has held several positions, including Software Sales Manager and Director of Sales, and is currently Executive Vice President, responsible for global sales organization and our sales offices around the world. Mr. Pauwels holds a Master’s degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering from KU Leuven.