Global Graphics PLC
Platforms for digital inkjet printing and type design

Executive team

Mike Rottenborn, Chief Executive Officer

Mike Rottenborn


Mike Rottenborn took up the position of Chief Executive Officer in January 2020. He was formerly the President and CEO of HYBRID Software Inc., which he founded in 2007. He has spent 30 years working in the graphic arts industry and began his career as an electrical engineer with DuPont Printing & Publishing. After DuPont, Mr Rottenborn joined PCC Artwork Systems to focus on prepress workflow software for packaging and commercial printing customers. Mr Rottenborn received his bachelor of science degree in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech and his master's degree in Computer Science from Villanova University.

Graeme Huttley, Chief Financial Officer

Graeme Huttley

Chief Financial Officer

Graeme Huttley has been with the Company since 1999 and served as the Company’s Finance Director from January 2001 until being promoted to Chief Financial Officer in January 2014. From the Company’s UK head office Graeme leads and manages the Company’s Finance, IT and Manufacturing teams and actively participates in various strategic projects. Previously Graeme was Financial Controller for Harlequin Ltd in Cambridge, UK and prior to that was a regional accountant for P&O Australia in Sydney.

Graeme is a qualified charted management accountant and is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Jill Taylor, Corporate Communications Director

Jill Taylor

Corporate Communications Director

Jill Taylor has been with the Company since 2001. She leads the marketing communications team and works with the CFO on the Company’s financial and investor relations programmes. In 2005 the Company won the "Best Small Cap Investor Relations" awarded by the Belgian Association of Financial Analysts. Prior to joining Global Graphics Jill was a PR director at one of the UK’s leading PR agencies.

Jill is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations and has a master's degree in English.

Neil Wylie, Operations Director

Neil Wylie

Operations Director

Neil Wylie joined Global Graphics (formerly Harlequin) in 1994. Neil currently manages all aspects of operations including commercial, contractual, patent and legal matters as well as HR matters and building infrastructure. Prior to joining Global Graphics, Neil was a senior commercial manager working for British Telecom specialising in providing complex trading systems to stockbrokers/investment bankers in the City of London. Before joining British Telecom, Neil held various senior positions within the Philips NV Group of companies working on major worldwide mobile radio projects in both a purchasing and commercial management role. Neil has a BA (Hons) degree in Business Studies.

Clive Ayling, Managing Director at Meteor Inkjet

Clive Ayling

Managing Director at Meteor Inkjet

Clive Ayling was appointed Managing Director of Meteor Inkjet in Cambridge, UK in December 2016 upon Meteor’s acquisition by Global Graphics. He has been a specialist in digital print and, in particular, inkjet technologies for over twenty years. Together with Meteor’s director of engineering, he co-founded Meteor in 2006 and has led its growth to being a leading company in the field of industrial inkjet electronics.

Clive holds a degree in physics from Cambridge University.

Justin Bailey, Vice President of Sales

Justin Bailey

Managing Director at Global Graphics Software

Justin joined Global Graphics in 2013. He has over 25 years’ experience in the document imaging and print markets. He worked for 17 years for Canon in the UK and then founded eCopy’s EMEA business which grew to represent approx. 30% of the company revenue. During this time Justin was involved in broadening the reach of eCopy's technology platforms so that most leading brands of MFP had eCopy solutions to sell via their channel. He also was instrumental in growing the eCopy partner ecosystem. In 2009 eCopy was acquired by Nuance and Justin’s responsibilities were extended to include the Equitrac, Safecom, and Copitrak imaging systems for MFPs, as well as desktop applications for OCR and PDF, and the Omnipage Development SDK.

Peter Rosenfeld, Managing Director at URW++

Peter Rosenfeld

Managing Director at URW Type Foundry

Peter Rosenfeld was appointed managing director at URW Type Foundry in Hamburg, Germany in September 2015 upon URW’s acquisition by Global Graphics. He has happily dedicated his entire business career to the development and marketing of digital fonts. He joined URW in 1983 and held various management positions in the company including font production, font development as well as font sales & marketing. In 1987, he was appointed director for sales and marketing at URW. In 1995, he became a partner and managing director at URW Type Foundry.