Corporate Governance - Biography

Johan Pauwels

Executive Vice President - Software

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