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MAXON Announces Senior Leadership Appointments

MAXON Announces Senior Leadership Appointments

FRIEDRICHSDORF, Germany -- October 15, 2018 -- MAXON, the leading developer of professional 3D software solutions, today announced leadership appointments to make it a globally-focused software development company. The executive leadership team changes, effective immediately, reflect the strategic goals of David McGavran, Chief Executive Officer, for the future of MAXON and its acclaimed 3D software application, Cinema 4D.

“This is an exciting and transformational time in the evolution of MAXON and I’m eager to work with our new leadership team that represents the very best talent across our offices poised to take MAXON to the next level,” stated McGavran. “With proven track records of delivering strong results, I am pleased to have these talented and passionate executives join me in streamlining operational initiatives to best serve global customers and partners, anticipate the ever-changing needs of the 3D digital landscape, and maintain Cinema 4D’s standing as a best-in-class market leader in 3D content creation.”

The leadership team assuming new or expanded roles at MAXON will be directly reporting to McGavran, and include:

Philip Losch, Chief Technology Architect: In his new role, Philip will guide, direct and drive all technical aspects of development.

Oliver Meiseberg, Chief Product Officer: Oliver has a keen understanding of the needs of artists in a post-production environment and is focused on making sure MAXON products are shaped with a customer-centric emphasis.

Paul Babb, Head of Worldwide Marketing: In his new role, Paul will expand his focus to serve and support the global Cinema 4D community.

Friederike Bruckert, Head of Worldwide Sales: In her new role, Friederike is responsible for managing the company's worldwide sales team and sales partner network.

Gesa Häfner, Head of Human Resources and Legal: Gesa is responsible for worldwide HR, legal and employee experience.

Karsten Jancke, Director of Engineering: Karsten joined MAXON in 2015 and will continue in his role as Director of Engineering.

Dieter Bothof, Director of IT: Dieter will continue in his role of IT-Director, responsible for the technological infrastructure to meet the needs of all MAXON offices worldwide.

David McGavran

Philip Losch

Oliver Meiseberg

Paul Babb

Friederike Bruckert

Gesa Häfner

Karsten Jancke

Dieter Bothof

About MAXON

Headquartered in Friedrichsdorf, Germany, MAXON Computer is a developer of professional 3D modeling, animation and rendering solutions. Its award-winning Cinema 4D and BodyPaint 3D software products have been used extensively to help create everything from stunning visual effects in top feature films, TV shows and commercials, cutting-edge game cinematics for AAA games, as well for medical illustration, architectural and industrial design applications. MAXON has offices in Germany, USA, United Kingdom, Canada, France, Japan and Singapore. MAXON products are available directly from the web site and its worldwide distribution channel. MAXON is part of the Nemetschek Group. www.maxon.net.

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