Stratasys has announced the appointment of Joshua Claman as Chief Business Officer (CBO) to oversee the company’s Global Sales, Service and Channel organisations.
Reporting directly to Stratasys CEO David Reis, Claman’s role will be focused on driving commercial and go-to-market collaborations across the company's different business units, including Stratasys Direct Manufacturing and MakerBot.
"I am excited to announce the appointment of Josh Claman as CBO, and I am certain that his proven ability to successfully lead complex businesses around the world will bring tremendous value to Stratasys," said Reis. "As CBO, he will play a critical role in supporting our strategic initiatives as we work to improve collaboration, customer intimacy and enhance our go-to-market strategy. We continue to see additive manufacturing being used to transform manufacturing processes across industries and we look forward to benefitting from Josh's significant expertise as we build on our strong track record of growth and execution."
Claman said, "Stratasys is a respected leader in the 3D printing space with a strong portfolio of solutions and services, and significant future growth prospects. I am excited to work with this talented team to solidify the company's leading position in additive manufacturing."
Previously, Claman served as President of ReachLocal, a global online marketing and advertising solution provider. He also spent over 10 years at Dell, where he held a variety of senior positions including VP Large Enterprise Business Americas, VP Public Sector EMEA, VP Channel Sales EMEA and GM of Dell's UK/Ireland operation. In addition Claman brings 15 years of experience at NCR, a computer hardware, software and electronics company, where he was VP Services, Europe.