Creaform appoints Martin D. Chader as Country Manager, Creaform USA

November 18, 2014

Well-known in the 3D measurement industry, with a strong network, and a 14-year background in channel development and sales management, he will spearhead Creaform’s market push into the US market.

Lévis, QC, Canada, November 18, 2014 - Creaform, a worldwide leader in portable 3D measurement solutions and 3D engineering services, today announced that it has nominated Martin D. Chader as Country Manager for Creaform USA.

Martin is an industry veteran and patent holder in the 3D data capture and processing industry. With over 14 years’ experience in business and channel development as well as sales management, he has played an instrumental part in the commercial success of several well-respected companies, including Pixsys, Konica Minolta, Rapidform, and recently 3D Systems. He has extensive experience in developing both direct and indirect sales forces throughout North and South America.

His track record will prove to be definitive assets to Creaform’s US team and aggressive sales objectives.

 “The entire Creaform team is thrilled to welcome Martin. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the field of 3D measurement and inspection,” said Stephen Galibois, Head of Sales – Americas for Creaform. “Martin is well-respected in the industry. His experience in a variety of closely related markets and understanding of multiple sales channels will go a long way to benefit Creaform’s customers in the US.”

About Creaform

Creaform develops, manufactures, and sells 3D portable measurement technologies and specializes in 3D engineering services. The company offers innovative solutions, such as 3D scanning, reverse engineering, quality control, non-destructive testing, product development, and numerical simulation (FEA/CFD). Its products and services cater to a variety of industries, including automotive, aerospace, consumer products, heavy industries, healthcare, manufacturing, oil and gas, power generation, and research and education. With headquarters and manufacturing operations in Lévis, Québec, Creaform operates innovation centers in Lévis and Grenoble, France, and has direct sales operations in the United States, France, Germany, China, Japan, and India.

Creaform is a unit of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies, a division of AMETEK Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices, with annual sales of $3.6 billion.