Reimar Weissbach is a PhD candidate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT and a member of the Mechanosynthesis Group. His research focuses on both the development of advanced manufacturing technologies, specifically metal additive manufacturing through a combined computational-experimental approach, as well as their impact on business and society. Prior to starting his PhD studies, Reimar worked as a management consultant focused on digital strategy and organizational transformation for industrial companies. He holds degrees in Mechanical Engineering (M.Sc., B.Sc.) focused on computational engineering, and in Management & Technology (B.Sc.) from TU Munich.