Ahead of International Women’s Day, we spoke to Mariana Kobal, the co-founder and COO of Wazp about how things have changed for women over the course of her career and what drew her from Ukraine to Kerry.
From early on in her career, Wazp founder Mariana Kobal has been transforming ideas into real physical products for international companies. Her experience spans product development, product re-engineering, people management and team building, and the reorganisation and centralisation of R&D departments.
Fluent in five languages, Kobal has worked with companies across the globe, including Ikea, Next, Tesco and Steinhoff, among others. Along with Shane Hassett, Kobal co-founded Wazp in Kerry in 2014. We spoke to her about the move to Kerry, and what she believes is so exciting about the 3D printing industry. What drew you to the 3D printing industry? I was lucky enough to begin my career with a furniture […]
Above: PepsiCo food, snack, and beverage product line-up/Source: PepsiCo PepsiCo turned to tooling with 3D printing...