Jeffrey Lumetta Jeffrey Lumetta is the chief technology officer of Essentium, Inc. Jeffrey is responsible for spearheading the company’s technology strategy, product development, and partnerships to advance the industry leadership position Essentium has gained as a customer-centric innovation leader in additive manufacturing (AM). In his role as CTO, Jeffrey’s key priority is the development of Essentium’s machines, materials, research, and software to help drive customers’ growing adoption of industrial-scale AM. Jeffrey works with customers to achieve a new level of speed and quality through their AM technology, increasing their resilience, lowering costs of operations, and driving innovation into their businesses. A 3D printing industry veteran, Jeffrey brings 35 years of experience in driving technology innovation, engineering, and volume manufacturing advancements. Jeffrey was formerly principal of a management consultancy specializing in manufacturing, supply chain, product design, AM, and CNC strategies. During this time, Jeffrey led technology and innovation for a multinational Fortune 200 company, founded a global engineering organization now with 2,000+ R&D engineers, and directed complex technology programs across the Americas, Asia, and Europe. Before running a management consultancy, Jeffrey held several senior positions in Jabil, including CTO / VP engineered solutions, company officer and VP design engineering. Jeffrey led engineering, research and development, strategy, operations, and advanced manufacturing engineering organizations in this role. He also created strategic direction on technology goals and implementation schemes. Jeffrey holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Michigan Technological University.