Igal Kaptsan is software, general manager GE Additive. Kaptsan is responsible for shaping and leading GE Additive’s software strategy, defining business priorities, product roadmaps, features and functionality.

Based in Boston, Kaptsan he works closely with software teams within GE Additive’s Technology and Engineering group, product management leadership across the business and with the wider commercial organisation, to further refine the company’s software strategy.

Kapstan brings over 25 years’ experience in the engineering software industry and joined GE Additive in April 2019 from Dassault Systèmes, where he served as vice president, product management for its SOLIDWORKS portfolio. Prior to Dassault Systèmes, Igal worked in product management roles at PTC. He was also founder and CEO of KollabNet, a dependency management software company, acquired by Bentley Systems, where he went onto serve as a director of applied research for advanced 3D products.