3D Systems Corporation (NYSE: DDD), Rock Hill, South Carolina, USA, has announced that it has appointed Mark Wright as its Chief Operating Officer. In this new role, Wright will work closely with the CEO and other senior leaders to scale the company’s commercial and manufacturing operations and leverage its recent investments into sustainable, profitable growth.
“We are privileged to have an executive of Mark’s experience join our team, as we turn our attention to fine tuning and scaling our operations,” stated Avi Reichental, President and Chief Executive Officer, 3DS. “I am certain that Mark’s considerable talents will help take our business to the next level.”
Wright joins 3D Systems after an accomplished 18-year career at EMC Corporation, a Fortune 500 provider of web-based computing systems and data storage products. He previously served as COO for EMC’s Flash Product Division and has held several roles as Senior Vice President of Operations. Most recently, Wright served as Senior Vice President, Business Development and Operations – Lenovo, where he was tasked with developing a multi-billion dollar relationship in anticipation of the IBM System X acquisition closure. Wright also led EMC’s high-profile collaboration with Dell, growing the partnership into a billion dollar plus business.
“Mark’s experience in managing fast-moving, high-tech, global businesses will be a tremendous asset to 3D Systems as we step up the execution of our profitable growth initiatives,” concluded Reichental.