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Alexander Straub

Founder and President

Alexander Straub is a serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist at London-based Straub Ventures and Cambridge-based Cambridge Accelerator Partner. He was a Rhodes Scholar at the University of Oxford, and holds two engineering degrees, one from Darmstadt and one from Cornell. Alex has also conducted research in material science at Stanford University.

Ismail Schlüter

Co-founder + Chief Technology Officer

Ismail is Material Machines' Chief Technology Officer and Software Engineer based in Berlin. Previously he was a Software Design Engineer at Tektronix and a Software Engineer at BigRep in Berlin. He graduated in 1999 as Diplom-Ingenieur für Elektrotechnik at Technische Universität Berlin.

Johannes Grimm

Co-founder + Head of Engineering

Johannes is the lead mechanical engineer at Material Machines. He studied mechanical and precision engineering at FH Jena and HTW Berlin. Previously he worked as a design and production engineer for LMTB Berlin, Carl Zeiss Meditec and Kinematics.

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