About the Author
Alejandro Reyes is the author of “Beginner’s Guide to SOLIDWORKS”, first released for SOLIDWORKS 2005 and updated for every release since.

      Writing this book was a suggestion by  former SOLIDWORKS Educational market director when she saw a basic training manual developed by Alejandro for new users, and after introducing him to SDC Publications the book was published and the rest is history.

Alejandro holds a Bachelor's degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering and a Master's degree in Mechanical Design. He has over 20 years of experience in mechanical design and CAD systems. From 1998 to 2006 he was a SOLIDWORKS Authorized Training and Support Center.

The certifications Alejandro obtained include:

Certified SOLIDWORKS Expert  Mechanical Design
Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional
Certified Simulation Support Technician
Certified SOLIDWORKS Instructor
Certified SOLIDWORKS Support Technician

Alejandro has kept up to date with the latest release and technology while working as an independent consultant for various companies in different fields, and managing a new business venture.

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Alejandro Reyes
Certified SolidWorks Expert