Pradeep Nair joins 3D printing firm Intech Additive Solutions
As Vice President –Hardware Sales (APAC & ME Asia), Pradeep Nair will be primarily responsible for the business development and sales of the company’s recently launched iFusion series of Metal 3D Printers
The 3D printing veteran Pradeep Nair has joined Intech Additive Solutions Pvt Ltd (formerly known as Intech DMLS Pvt Ltd), the pioneering metal additive manufacturing
company in India, as Vice President-Hardware Sales (APAC & ME Asia). He will also play an advisory role in the development of Intech’s 3D printing technology roadmap. Pradeep Nair will be primarily responsible for the business development and sales of the company’s recently launched iFusion series of Metal 3D Printers along with its marketing and support functions. At IMTEX Forming 2020 exhibition, held at Bangalore from January 23-28, the Bangalore based Intech Additive Solutions had launched the new iFusion series of metal 3D printers
- the iFusion SF1 and the iFusion LFMulti.
Pradeep Nair is a veteran in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM) having introduced the technology into the Indian and ASEAN markets back in 1996.Pradeep joined as Regional Director at Stratasys to set up its operations in India and the ASEAN markets. After 19 long and fruitful years with them, he then moved to SLM Solutions GmbH as Director-India to start their operations in India, selling and servicing Metal 3D Printers.
“Pradeep Nair is a visionary and among the early prime movers to introduce additive manufacturing to India. His tireless work to build and promote a strong AM community network is evident and much appreciated. His appointment will give a big boost to our plans to revolutionize Additive Manufacturing in India especially with our ‘Made in India’ iFusion series of Metal 3D Printers,” said Sridhar Balaram, MD & CEO of Intech Additive Solutions.
Pradeep Nair said, “I am thrilled to be part of such an innovative company like Intech through the next stage of its growth. With its iFusion series of Metal 3D Printers, Intech is today well positioned to help the manufacturing industry reduce the cost of acquisition, cost of operations and achieve First Time Right with a quick Go to Market in its operations.”
Intech Additive Solutions is one of the earliest entrants in the metal additive manufacturing space in India - providing end-to-end solutions from concept design to fully functional production parts for various industries such as aerospace, automotive, general engineering and medical market segments in India and abroad.
With strategic investment from DMG Mori - the world’s largest manufacturer of cutting machine tools, CNC controlled machines and additive manufacturing equipment - Intech’s objective is to power the development of an ecosystem for the industrialisation of Additive Manufacturing.
Established in 2012, Intech Additive Solutions is a Bangalore based company with business offices in USA and Europe. As a forerunner in the field of metal 3D printing, Intech provides leading-edge hardware, software, services and solutions. It has the largest installation of commercially available metal 3D printers complemented by a sophisticated design studio for the development of fully functional components.