Founder, CEO & Chairman
Avi Reichental established XponentialWorks in 2015, after serving for over a decade as the president and CEO of 3D Systems. Under his leadership, 3D Systems became a formidable leader in the industry, ranking second in Fortune Magazine’s list of the fastest growing tech companies in 2013, and 13th on Forbes’ World’s Most Innovative Growth Companies in 2014. As a pioneer of 3D printing technology and a leading authority on exponential tech convergence, Reichental’s expertise is sought out by institutions around the world, including numerous additive manufacturing companies. Reichental’s leadership roles include Chairman of Nano Dimension, Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of Nexa3D, and Executive Chairman of NXT Factory, among others. He also serves as General Partner of OurCrowd’s Cognitiv Ventures fund, identifying the most promising Israeli startups in the fields of AI, robotics and digital manufacturing. Reichental shares his knowledge as a contributor to Forbes, TechCrunch, Money Inc. and Fortune, and as a core faculty member at Singularity University. His acclaimed TED talk about the future of 3D printing has garnered more than 2.5 million views. Reichental is also a board member of the XPRIZE Foundation, and a trustee of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt Design Museum.