Phil Kilburn joins LPW Technology.
UK based developer of metal powders for additive manufacturing LPW Technology, has appointed Phil Kilburn as Commercial Director for its global range of additive manufacturing products and services.
Having previously worked in several SLA, rapid tooling and industrial 3D printing roles, Phil moves to LPW with an extensive seven-year background in metal additive manufacturing product development and sales.
LPW has positioned itself as a leader in the production of metal powders for the industrial 3D printing industry and currently works with several key names within the aerospace, biomedical and automotive industries. With unrivalled provision of optimised metal powders to the additive manufacturing sector, the company is now turning its attention to revolutionary online software.
Bringing a wealth of knowledge to the LPW team Phil has been involved in the general AM industry for the last 22 years, and will leverage his skills and expertise to develop business opportunities for new alloys and powder analysis and drive the company’s software provision strategy forward.
“I am thrilled to have joined the LPW team as Commercial Director,” Phil commented. “LPW represents a set of products and services highly valued by some of the leading AM companies in the world. Their impressive foundations and commitment to continued evolution has placed them amongst global leaders in the metals industry. The software and advancing technology markets globally represent interesting opportunities for LPW.”
LPW Managing Director Dr Phil Carroll added: “LPW is pleased to expand its commercial provisions and enhance it’s know how in AM production with the addition of Phil Kilburn. Phil brings an impressive industry track record building both products and business. The combination of Phil’s expertise and our capabilities in alloy development and powder characterisation will fuel growth in several markets.”