Additive Manufacturing Business Development Manager
Richard Huff is the Additive Manufacturing Business Development Manager for ASTM International. In this role, he is responsible for managing and expanding partnerships and industry consortia within the ASTM AM Center of Excellence, accelerating technology maturation from research to standardization. Richard brings expertise in establishing multi-organization development programs and industry collaborations, validating technical and business requirements for AM technology adoption, and deploying AM operations into production. Prior to joining ASTM, he was the Applications Director for GE Additive’s Binder Jet technology. In this role he worked directly to educate customers and to identify innovative applications, quantify the business case, and create and support the development plan to successfully implement Binder Jet technology into their business. Previously, Richard spent 20 years at Caterpillar Inc. leading teams focused on Materials Processing Modeling and Simulation and the application and development of Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes, including implementing Binder Jet technology in the Cat® MicroFoundry for “Additive Enabled” rapid production of low volume castings. He holds both a B.S. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio.