AM Ventures expands reach with new office in Korea
May 13, 2019
AM Ventures Holding GmbH (AMV), an independent, strategic investor in Additive Manufacturing based in Munich, Germany, has opened a new office in Busan, Korea, in order to expand its worldwide activities and to provide a base for investment in Asia Pacific.
According to the company, over the last four years it has established sustainable strategic investments and a strong partner network to utilise advanced manufacturing technologies, particularly Additive Manufacturing for serial production. AMV’s investment portfolio includes: 3Yourmind, Sintratec, DyeMansion, Elementum 3D, Vectoflow and Conflux Technology.
“AMV is pleased to announce the opening of its new office in Korea serving the Asia-Pacific region, a market which is already demonstrating active AM adoption for serial production and a large growth potential. AMV commits to this dynamic region and the investment opportunities available there,” stated Arno Held, AMV’s Chief Venturing Officer.
Simon (Sangmin) Lee has been appointed as the Regional Director of AM Ventures Asia, bringing significant experience in the regions AM industry thanks to his previous role as sales manager at EOS GmbH in Korea.
“I am delighted to be in charge of Asia for AMV to expand its footprint throughout exciting markets. We see great potential to grow our ecosystem throughout Asia supporting Asian startups in the AM industry in realising their innovative technologies and business ideas,” Lee added.