Andre Wegner is the founder and CEO of Authentise (www.authentise.com), a leader in data-driven process automation software for digital manufacturing. He is a graduate of St. Andrews University (M.A. - UK), ESSEC (M.Sc. - France), and Singularity University (California). He is also the Chair of Digital Manufacturing at Singularity University in Silicon Valley.
Through his work, Andre has guided hundreds of companies with designing and building robust, future-proof systems to utilize data and fulfill the increasing need for more agile manufacturing. He has also spoken at over 200 events on additive manufacturing and the digital thread and has been quoted in publications such as BBC News, MIT Tech Review, Chicago Tribune, and Bloomberg.
An expert in greenfield value chain creation, Andre led the development of a $300m low-income gas distribution business for West Africa’s leading Oil and Gas company. Before founding Authentise, Andre also invested in and supported capital raises of companies in Nigeria and India.
The death and resurrection of the industry
Building tools to empower additive manufacturing
Managing business during uncertain times