Chris Acheson, CEO, CADshare
Chris Acheson is CEO of CADshare – a customer-focused spare parts selling platform that empowers manufacturers to remove the friction from their parts buying process. A chartered mechanical engineer, Chris has over 15 years’ experience in the Mineral Processing industry where he has designed capital equipment and managed on-site mine infrastructure project teams. Experiencing the spare parts conundrum from both the OEM and the customer side has given him unique insight into the challenges facing manufacturers as an onslaught of new technologies tempts them with a “silver bullet” approach to their aftermarket woes. At CADshare, Chris has instilled the core value of “Simplicity First” into everything they do, ensuring their product handles the complexity and guarantees a low friction part ordering process that simultaneously eases the workload on technical authors and parts order management.