Desktop Metal, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, has appointed Jason Cole as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective from November 10. He will report to Ric Fulop, Desktop Metal founder and CEO.
Cole joins Desktop Metal from Analog Devices, a provider of signal processing technology used in electronic equipment, where he worked for eighteen years in financial leadership positions across several business units including Communications Infrastructure, Linear & RF, High Speed Converters, and Automatic Test Equipment.
His most recent position there was as Division CFO, Global Operations and Technology, which he held from January 2018. Prior to this, Cole worked for Arthur Andersen LLP in the High Technology Audit practice from 1997 to 2001. He is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a BS in Accountancy from Bentley University, and an MBA from Cornell University’s Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management.
“Jason is a highly accomplished financial executive, who worked his way up to division CFO at a $10 billion technology company over two decades,” commented Ric Fulop. “We’re very excited to have him join our family, and we’re confident he is going to help us get the company to the next stage and execute our financial goals. He has a lot of experience in M&A integration and improving costs and efficiencies. We’re very excited to have him join Team DM.”
“I am excited to join Desktop Metal, and help deliver on the vision of bringing 3D printing to mass production,” Cole stated. “I look forward to working with Ric and the leadership team to aggressively pursue our greatest opportunities, while driving continued revenue growth and optimised profitability.”