Vice President and General Manager, Ansys
Mark Hindsbo is the Vice President and General Manager of the Design Business Unit at Ansys, on a mission to deliver “simulation for every engineer and every product”. He has a broad set of business and technical experiences across sales, marketing, business strategy, software development, and physics.
Mark originally joined Ansys as the Vice President of Marketing in June 2015. Prior to Ansys he was most recently the Sr. Vice President of Customer Success at Parallels. He spent over 10 years at Microsoft in roles ranging from General Manager in the Server and Tools business group, to Vice President of the Developer business in the US. Prior to this he was at The Boston Consulting Group, co-founded a digital agency, and did scientific computing at Novo Nordisk.
He holds a Master of Science from the Technical University of Denmark and has done nuclear research at CERN. He is also a 5th degree black belt in Shotokan karate and was a Danish national team member and US team champion. Mark resides in Sewickley with his wife, Kirsten and their three children, Nikolaj, Mikkel and Louise.