Alessio Lorusso was born in Bari in 1990. CEO & Founder at Roboze, included in the Forbes 30 under 30 list 2018 as one of the most talented 30 European managers in the “Industry” category, entrepreneur and visionary in the additive manufacturing field who won the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award by Ernst & Young. When he was only 17, he built his first “beltless” 3D printer dedicated to SMEs and in 2015 he founded Roboze, doubling its turnover year after year.

His goal is to bring, through advanced additive manufacturing solutions, the value of producing at the point of use in favor of not only economic advantages, by reducing warehouse and shipping costs, but also of environmental and social advantages, through a new model of distributed manufacturing throughout the world. This can overturn the classic approach of decentralized manufacturing, reducing CO2 emissions and increasing engineering skills in the area, which consequently stimulate the birth of new professionals.

With headquarters in Italy and Texas, the company aims at making the offices of Bari and Houston among the most important 3D Printing Hubs in the world.

Roboze is re-shaping the manufacturing industry and revolutionizing the world of 3D Printing with the most precise technology, capable of processing super polymers and composite materials for the realization of finished functional parts to be used in the most extreme conditions and sectors. The Roboze high technical ecosystem includes a complete range of advanced 3D printers for high temperature and high strength super plastics, developed with the collaboration of the best global players. It guarantees a real optimization of costs and time along the entire supply chain, while bringing Additive Manufacturing closer to the standards of traditional manufacturing. Moreover, Roboze offers the chance to produce custom finished parts On Demand and Just-in-Time through its manufacturing as a service global network, Roboze 3D Parts, that allows companies to reduce cost and time by shortening the steps in their supply chain and digitalizing their inventory.