Matej Vlašič is a founder and director of aNImaKe since December 2016, where he is responsible for research, innovation, engineering and product development. aNImaKe is located in Slovenia and provides high precision custom made orthotics worldwide from its own innovative process. Before this, Matej worked in a Telecommunications company as a Key Account Manager and R&D manager for a span of 12 years. Matej has a bachelor’s degree in electronics and economics from University of Maribor Dept. of Electronics, Computer Science & Informatics and University of Maribor Dept. of Economics and Business. In recognition of his global work on custom corrective orthoses, Matej is the first-ever recipient of the Formlabs Impact Award.