Meet the team

Adopting a passionately curious approach to working with retailers and brands.

Roy Parker

Chairman

Roy has a wealth of experience in design manufacturing and sales, having built a number of companies from start-up to multi-million pound international businesses, two of which achieved the coveted Queen’s Award for Export.

James Martin

Managing Director

The skipper of the ship. James’ scientific background hasn’t been wasted in the 22 years he has spent at Mauveworx. Thriving off creative solutions, his analytical judgment has led to many innovations, in multiple departments, and it is this adaptive creativity that gives him his kicks on a daily basis.

Paul Bennett

Business Director

Paul's open minded approach, curious nature and can do attitude has enabled many of the world's most loved brands and retailers over the past 25 years achieve their goals to become more efficient and effective. Paul has board responsibility for our client service and the profitable growth of our business. Outside of work he loves to run and enjoy nature.

Toby Martin

Marketing Director

Toby has been in the print industry working with retailers and brands for over 25 years. He has a plethora of expertise covering the end-to-end requirements of campaign and semi-permanent POS that clients require. Toby continues to look at trends and habits to help the business keep ahead of the competition in this fast-moving service sector.

Peter Coe

Technology Director

With over 25 years experience in IT and building software solutions, Peter brings a wealth of expertise to the company. His experience with building large, complex multi-tenant web-based software systems makes him a natural fit to be managing our Mauve software solution, along with overseeing all of the technology behind the business. On joining the group, he instigated a complete re-write of the Mauve Retailer system, and as each new module is released, we are getting a plethora of compliments from our clients. He has a clear vision of the future for Mauve, and we just can't wait to see the results.

Martin Jeans

Client Services Director

Martin started his career in print and POS in 1995, and quickly worked up the ranks in commercial services and account management. Since then, his passion and talent for building strong, long-term working relationships and delivering exceptional customer service has led him to work with some of the world’s best-known brands and retailers.
Above all, he takes pleasure in seeing relationships mature, and is always thinking of and sharing ideas and insights for our teams and customers, to continually improve the services we offer.

Mark Hayes

Production Director

Mark has over 25 years’ experience within the Printing Industry. In fact, apart from a 2 year period that he refers to as a “period of defection” his entire working life has been spent in Print. Mark began his career as an Office Junior, and the many varied roles that he has held over the following years have contributed to a comprehensive and varied understanding of life within a Printing business.
He is deeply passionate about all things Operational and is driven by a desire to understand what we do, how we do it and how we might improve.

Andy Crowe

Commercial Director

Andy started his career with Coopers & Lybrand in 1995, moving into Transaction Services shortly after qualifying with the ICAEW in 1998. He spent the next 7 years advising corporate and private equity clients on large and small transactions across diverse sectors. In 2005 he joined Meggitt plc as Group M&A Manager to support the Group’s aggressive acquisition strategy, also successfully disposing of some non-core businesses. He moved into an operational finance role in 2008 and was Finance Director for the Control Systems division until the end of 2013. He joined us in February 2016 and is now our Commercial Director.

Nick Fitz-Gerald

Finance Director

Nick qualified as a Chartered accountant with Spicer & Pegler. Following time in South Africa as an audit manager, his early career saw exposure to retail and distribution sectors developing expertise in implementing systems, process and governance. From mid 1990’s, he has worked in the real estate sector specialising in corporate outsourcing and held a number of FD roles taking on APAC responsibilities in early 2000 and then taking over as EMEA FD for a large US Real Estate service provider. Latterly he has worked with SME organisations helping grow business on sound commercial financial footing. He joined us in March 2016 and is now our Finance Director.