Director of Business Development; Aerospace and Industrial
Oxford Performance Materials
As Director of Business Development, Elijah Willis manages OPM’s strategic business development, application engineering, and customer relations activities for the Aerospace & Industrial division. Mr. Willis joined OPM in 2011 and has held a number of positions within the organization prior to his current role in business development. These roles include,
• Development Engineer, working in concert with the Company’s CTO to develop OPM’s proprietary additive manufacturing process and materials technology
• Operations Director, as a principal in scaling the manufacturing operation and staff to a 24/6 schedule spanning two divisions of OPM
• Materials and Processes Director, responsible for advancing the Company’s manufacturing process & machine technology to full production readiness. Willis also oversaw the development of OPM’s next generation materials.
Mr. Willis’s has extensive knowledge of OPM’s proprietary laser sintering technology and its capabilities. Much of his work has contributed to OPM’s numerous patents relating to the preparation, process, and recycling of OPM’s proprietary OXPEKK® formulations and manufacturing methods.