September 1, 2020
Marc-Antoine Schneider will oversee the company’s global sales teams and distribution network
Creaform, the worldwide leader in portable and automated 3D measurement solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Marc-Antoine Schneider as Head of Sales. Based in Grenoble, France, Mr. Schneider will lead Creaform’s global sales and business development strategies and tactics for all territories and application markets.
During his tenure at Creaform, Mr. Schneider has developed and expanded the company’s network of distributors across multiple countries. Before being named Head of Sales, he was Creaform’s EMEA Sales Territory Manager and contributed to opening branches in Italy and Spain. With a master’s degree in Business Administration, Mr. Schneider originally joined Creaform in 2008 and held several positions in sales for the company, including Regional Sales Manager of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
“It is an honour for me to join the Creaform management team. I expect a smooth transition as we address new market challenges and deploy our strong business plan,” said Mr. Schneider. “I look forward to advancing Creaform’s culture of innovation and market-driven strategies.”
“We are thrilled that Mr. Schneider accepted the nomination,” said Fanny Truchon, President at Creaform. “The coming months and years will require us to adjust to a new reality. I am confident he has the forward-thinking mindset and agility to support our worldwide network of sales partners.”
Creaform develops, manufactures, and sells 3D portable and automated measurement technologies and specializes in engineering services. The company offers innovative solutions for applications 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, research and education.
With headquarters and manufacturing operations in Lévis, Québec, Creaform operates innovation centers in Lévis as well as Grenoble, France, with direct sales operations in Canada, USA, Mexico, Brazil, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, China, Japan, Korea, Thailand and Singapore. Creaform is part of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies, a division of AMETEK Inc., which is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices, with annual sales of approximately $5 billion.