Werner Stapela

Danfoss Group

Global Head of Additive Design and Manufacturing

Implementing Additive Design & Manufacturing within the Danfoss Group. Additive Manufacturing and 3D Print expert, with implementation strategy and implementation of AM in industry as a sweet spot

Danfoss engineers technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to do more with less meeting the growing need for infrastructure, food supply, energy efficiency and climate-friendly solutions. For more information see https://www.danfoss.com/en/

Recent Past (in AM): Sales Director, FIT Group (AM service bureau)

Sales Manager DACH, Stratasys (AM Hardware Vendor)

History: 9 years in M&A Advisory (independent M&A Boutique)

30 years in Packaging, in various roles from sales through General Management

Achievements: Turn-around management and integration of bought companies into conglomerates (ITW), Value Adding to companies through buy and build strategies (M&A), substantial sales growth in AM companies.

Development and implementation of a successful AM strategy at an industrial conglomerate (Danfoss).