STRATASYS APPOINTS LUCY ZHAI AS GENERAL MANAGER FOR GREATER CHINA

Media session held at TCT + Personalize Asia to address the latest 3D printing trends and business directions

 

Shanghai, China, March 8, 2016 – Stratasys Asia Pacific, a subsidiary of Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq: SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, announced the appointment of Lucy Zhai as General Manager of Stratasys Greater China, effective March 1, 2016. Media session is held at TCT + Personalize Asia, addressing the latest 3D printing trends and business directions in the region.

Prior to joining Statasys, Lucy held senior sales and marketing positions at different leading multinational companies, including General Electric (GE) and Novelis. In her new capacity as the General Manager of Stratasys Greater China, she will oversee the operation of Stratasys’ business in the region.

“Lucy brings over 20 years of experience in go-to-market strategies, account management, and channel development to the Stratasys family,” said Omer Krieger, General Manager of Stratasys Asia Pacific & Japan. “With Lucy’s leadership and understanding of the local market dynamics of industries such as machineries, electronics, and medical, I am confident that she will lead the Greater China team to new heights as we build upon our existing strength in rapid prototyping and expand on direct digital manufacturing applications in these verticals.”

“I am excited to take up my new role working with an excellent team to promote innovative 3D printing solutions to the China market,” Lucy remarked. “3D printing has transformed many businesses and Stratasys has been the leading player in the field. I look forward to expanding its solutions to key sectors across China thus empowering our customers with an innovative way of design, manufacturing and production to maximize business efficiency.”

A media session will be held at the upcoming TCT Show + Personalize Asia in Shanghai on March 10, where Omer and Lucy will be available to share with the audience on the company’s regional focus and local initiatives. The full Stratasys product portfolio and a wide range of materials will also be showcased at Stratasys’ booth No. D34 in the Shanghai Convention & Exhibition Center of International Sourcing.

Stratasys will continue to focus on key vertical 3D printing solutions in the Greater China region, including automotive, education, medical device and equipment, and industrial machinery.

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About Stratasys

For more than 25 years, Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS) has been a defining force and dominant player in 3D printing and additive manufacturing – shaping the way things are made. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Rehovot, Israel, the company empowers customers across a broad range of vertical markets by enabling new paradigms for design and manufacturing. The company’s solutions provide customers with unmatched design freedom and manufacturing flexibility – reducing time-to-market and lowering development costs, while improving designs and communications. Stratasys subsidiaries include MakerBot and Solidscape, and the Stratasys ecosystem includes 3D printers for prototyping and production; a wide range of 3D printing materials; parts on-demand via Stratasys Direct Manufacturing; strategic consulting and professional services; and the Thingiverse and GrabCAD communities with over 2 million 3D printable files for free designs. With 2,700 employees and 800 granted or pending additive manufacturing patents, Stratasys has received more than 30 technology and leadership awards. Visit us online at: www.stratasys.com or http://blog.stratasys.com/, and follow us on LinkedIn.

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