Phil Reeves, PhD
Phil Reeves, PhD
Reeves Insight Ltd
Dr Phil Reeves is a leading consultant on 3D Printing business strategy and investment. Phil has worked in the field of 3D printing for over 25-years, having gained a PhD in the subject from Nottingham University (UK) in the mid-1990s. Since this time, Phil has worked in a number of 3D Printing related roles including R&D, business development and corporate strategy. In 2003 Phil founded leading 3D Printing consulting firm Econolyst Ltd, which was acquired by Stratasys in 2015. Between 2015 and 2018 Phil was Vice President of consulting at Stratasys, the world’s leading 3D Printing technology vendor.
As managing director of Reeves Insight Phil’s work now sees him advising 3D Printing technology vendors on future business and technology strategy, technology users on the business benefits of 3D Printing adoption and investors on the long term economic opportunity of this emerging technology.
Phil is widely regarded as a thought leaders in understanding the social, economic and environmental impacts of embedding 3D Printing into global supply chains . Phil has worked on a diverse range of projects to integrate 3D printing into many industrial sectors, from healthcare to warfare, aerospace to automotive, computer gaming to consumer goods, and from recreation to education.
Phil’s clients have included many global fortune 500 companies such as Nike, GE, Danone, IBM, BMW, Tata, Boeing, Virgin, Unilever, FedEx and Philips, along with investors such as HSBC, Jeffries and Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Phil has also worked closely with leading consulting organizations including Bain, BCG, Accenture & McKinsey.