Vice President of Global Sales
As Vice President of Global Sales, Steve Brown offers more than 25 years of experience in sales to customers of Comet. He joined Comet for the opportunity to bring to market a unique and disruptive technology. Abstract Engineering Model (AEM®) technology and a model-based engineering approach enables companies to transform their simulation processes in the critical early concept phase.
Most recently Mr. Brown was Vice President of North American Automotive at Dassault Systemes. His prior experience included Vice President roles with MSC.Software, where he grew new software sales by over 300% during his tenure as head of Automotive and later the Americas. He was also Vice President Sales for the Americas at CoCreate, a leader in direct modeling that was acquired by PTC, and headed Automotive sales at Proficiency, an early-stage company that was a pioneer in feature-based CAD interoperability.
Mr. Brown began his career at SDRC and spent 12 years there, starting in technical sales then leading the Ford C3P Global Supplier deployment before moving into sales leadership. He is a graduate of Michigan State University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.