Leslie C. G. Campbell
Chairman of the Board
Ms. Campbell previously served as Chief Procurement Officer for Reed Elsevier, a world leading provider of professional information solutions, where she transformed the global procurement and related operating functions, was named by Supply Chain Digital as one of the top CPOs in the world, and was recognized by (SAP) Ariba with their lifetime achievement award. Prior to Reed Elsevier, she held various senior executive roles at Oracle Corporation and at Dell, Inc., and spent a number of years based in Europe as Dell’s Vice President and General Manager of the EMEA Global Segment where she led the business unit comprised of Dell’s largest global customers. She began her career at KPMG, serving first in audit and later in the international high technology tax practice and is recognized as an SEC audit committee financial expert. Ms. Campbell earned a B.A. degree in Business Administration from the University of Washington.
In addition to her operating experience, Ms. Campbell currently serves on the boards of Coupa Software (NASDAQ: COUP) where she chairs the Nominating and Corporate Governance committee and serves on the Audit committee, PetMed Express (NASDAQ: PETS) where she chairs the Nominating and Governance committee and serves on the Audit and Compensation committees, and LiveVox Holdings (NASDAQ: LVOX) where she chairs the Audit committee. She was recently awarded NACD Directorship CertificationÔ and was named to WomenInc. magazine’s list of Most Influential Corporate Board Directors.
Chief Executive Officer, Director
Greg Kress has been Shapeways' Chief Executive Officer and a member of Shapeways' Board since January 2018. From 2014 to 2017, Mr. Kress served as Chief Operating Officer then President at Open English, an online education platform. Prior to that, he was a member of the corporate leadership staff at GE, where he held a series of roles in global commercial operations and supply chain management as well as environmental health and safety. Mr. Kress's background as an innovative and results-driven leader with experience in large and mid-size organizations brings substantial operating experience to the Company Board. Mr. Kress earned his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Penn State University.
Josh Wolfe has served on Shapeways' Board of Directors since May 2012. Mr. Wolfe is a Managing Director of Lux Capital, a venture capital firm he co-founded in 2000. Mr. Wolfe currently serves on the board of directors of a number of private companies. Mr. Wolfe earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Economics from Cornell University.
Chief Financial Officer, Director
Mr. Recchi has served as Shapeways’ Chief Financial Officer since October 2022 and as a member of the Board since the listing on the NYSE in September 2021. Mr. Recchi started his career as an aerospace engineer at Agusta, currently known as Leonardo Helicopters. In 2001 he left Italy to embark on his career in the finance industry which spans a period of nearly two decades on Wall Street and in the City of London. He spent 12 years at Credit Suisse advising US and European private equity funds on a wide range of transactions including LBOs, recapitalizations, equity offerings and mergers & acquisitions. After leaving Credit Suisse he was a Managing Director at a co-investment platform and cross-border boutique merchant bank based in the US. Prior to joining the Board, Mr. Recchi served as the Chief Financial Officer and a member of the board of directors of Galileo. Mr. Recchi holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in Aerospace Engineering from the Polytechnic of Turin, Italy, an MBA from Columbia Business School as well as a M&A Certificate of Mastery issued by the New York Institute of Finance. Mr. Recchi is NACD Directorship Certified® and holds certifications in Additive Manufacturing Fundamentals from ToolingU-SME and in Additive Manufacturing for Innovative Design and Production from MIT.
Christine Gorjanc is an experienced executive and public company board director with extensive operational experience scaling multinational technology, healthcare and biotech companies. Christine joins the Board as an independent director, having served as the Chief Financial Officer of NETGEAR, Inc. and Arlo Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ARLO). She has been appointed to the Audit Committee of the Board, effective April 3, 2023, and is an Audit Committee Financial Expert as defined by the Securities and Exchange Commission and the New York Stock Exchange. Christine is also NACD Directorship Certified, demonstrating her qualifications and commitment to effective board directorship.
Mr. Kearny has served as independent board member for Talend SA, a SaaS software company, from November 2020 to July 2021. Mr. Kearny has held the position of Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President of Development since September 2019 at Lassen Peak, a software security company. Prior to that position, Mr. Kearny served in various increasingly senior roles at F5 Networks, Inc., an application services and application delivery networking company, including serving as Senior Vice President of F5 Networks' Cloud, Orchestration and Service Provider Product Groups from January 2012 to September 2016, and Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President/Senior Vice President of Product Development from September 2016 to May 2019. Mr. Kearny holds a B.S.E.E. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Washington.
Mr. Batra currently serves as President of Siemens Digital Industries U.S., an innovation leader in automation and digital transformation in the process and discrete industries, since April 2019. Previously, Mr. Batra served in various senior roles at Siemens U.S., including President of the Digital Factory Division from October 2014 to April 2019, President of the Industry Automation Division from October 2009 to October 2014, Vice President and General Manager, Automation & Motion Division from October 2007 to October 2009, and Vice President and General Manager, Automotive & Aerospace Vertical Markets from October 2002 to October 2007. Mr. Batra is also a director of Amsted Industries, a diversified global manufacturer of industrial components serving primarily the railroad, vehicular, and construction and building markets, and served as Chairman of NEMA (National Electrical Manufacturers Association) and as a member of the Executive Committee of the Manufacturers Alliance. Mr. Batra received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Lawrence Technological University and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan. Mr. Batra’s 20-plus years in executive leadership roles in the broad industrial (Process and Discrete) markets, his extensive portfolio experience in the automation, digitalization and I4.0/IoT areas, and his current role as President of Siemens Digital Industries U.S., qualify him to serve as a member of our Board of Directors.