Jacob Olsen

What they do: Principal
Where they do it: Linq / DEWALT
How they contribute: Guest Speaker

Skilled technical manager with a Master’s in structural engineering and significant international work experience. Strong background in structural engineering, seismic design, concrete anchor design, construction methods, construction software, product development, manufacturing, sales, business development, strategy, operations and sourcing.

Solid track record in international business development with focus on emerging markets. Founded and led profitable sales, engineering and sourcing businesses in China and Taiwan – both sold to Stanley Black & Decker during global acquisition of Powers Fasteners.

Guest speaker/lecturer on the topic of concrete anchoring and construction technology at technical seminars, universities and conferences around the world and voting member on international building code committees for concrete anchoring.

3D printing enthusiast, and keenly interested in how 3D modeling, 3D printing, and automated construction methods have and will continue change the way we build.