Our Company

Cambridge Touch Technologies (CTT) was spun out from the University of Cambridge,
the world leading engineering and research centre.

CTT is a high tech company at the
leading edge of touch technology.

Locations around the World

CTT’s team of sales and support engineers are located close to our customers, ready to serve them any
time, and at a moment’s notice.

Our Team

Corbin Church

CEO and Co-founder

Corbin Church is an experienced executive with a nearly 20-year track record...

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Corbin Church is an experienced executive with a nearly 20-year track record of successfully building businesses, driving revenue and executing on the strategies of innovative technology companies and start-ups. As the CEO of CTT, he develops and leads the vision and direction of the company, while forming key customer and strategic partner relationships that drive growth. Having held previous leadership positions at high-growth tech companies such as Maintenance Assistant (now Fiix Software) as a co-founder, OLED backplane developer IGNIS Innovation, and as President of high-tech management consulting company, C2MCI Group, Corbin has built a strong network of industry contacts and raised tens of millions of dollars from angel, VC and government sources in North America, the UK and Asia. He’s presented at conferences around the world as an invited speaker and is a co-inventor on more than 15 patents and patents pending in both hardware (touch and displays) and software (enterprise SaaS). Corbin graduated from McGill University with a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering.

Arokia Nathan

CTO and Co-founder

Dr. Arokia Nathan CEng, FIEEE, FIET is the CTO and co-founder of...

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Dr. Arokia Nathan CEng, FIEEE, FIET is the CTO and co-founder of CTT,  with the responsibility of the development of the company's intellectual property portfolio and advanced system architectures and technologies.  Prior to CTT, he held the Professorial Chair of Photonic Systems and Displays in the Department of Engineering, Cambridge University.  Arokia received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alberta.  Following post-doctoral years at LSI Logic Corp., USA and ETH Zurich, Switzerland, he joined the University of Waterloo where he held the DALSA/NSERC Industrial Research Chair in sensor technology and subsequently the Canada Research Chair in nano-scale flexible circuits.  He was a recipient of the 2001 NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Fellowship.  In 2006, he moved to the UK to take up the Sumitomo Chair of Nanotechnology at the London Centre for Nanotechnology, University College London, where he received the Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award.  He has published over 500 papers in the field of sensor technology and CAD, and thin film transistor electronics, and is a co-author of four books. He has over 50 patents filed/awarded and has founded/co-founded four spin-off companies.  He serves on technical committees and editorial boards in various capacities.  He is a Chartered Engineer (UK), Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK), Fellow of IEEE (USA), and an IEEE/EDS Distinguished Lecturer.

Joanna Dunne

Finance Director

Joanna Dunne is responsible for the financial activities and accounting at CTT....

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Joanna Dunne is responsible for the financial activities and accounting at CTT. She's an experienced finance professional, who qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1996. She has held senior roles in a number of large and small organizations, including Pilkington Plc, Ernst and Young and International Travel Connections Limited, where she drove change through the implementation of new IT systems. More recently, Joanna has focused on the challenges of technology start-ups, such as ACAL Energy, Bodle Technologies and Cambridge Touch Technologies. This has enabled her to understand and support the financing, financial management and human resources management needs of growing technology companies.

Afonso Marques

Engineering Manager

Afonso Marques leads the engineering team development activities, including the delivery of...

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Afonso Marques leads the engineering team development activities, including the delivery of customer requirements. He has over 20 years experience in Electronics and Project Management, including a Masters degree and an MBA. His expertise is in Analogue Electronics, including capacitive sensing.

Ian Jiang

China Business Development Director

Ian Jiang is responsible for China and works closely with, and supports,...

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Ian Jiang is responsible for China and works closely with, and supports, CTT’s customers and partners. He has over 10 years’ experience in Business Development for various International companies, and has a deep network in the Chinese smartphone, in-vehicle, and tablet industries.

Hins Chen

Asia Sales & Partner Director

Hins Chen supports our Asia customers and partnerships from project concept to...

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Hins Chen supports our Asia customers and partnerships from project concept to mass production. A Certified Project and Program Management Professional with an Electronic Engineering background, Hins has over 15 years experience in several well-known Touch and Display Technology companies.

Board of Directors

Bob Pettigrew has more than 30 years’ experience in the development of emerging businesses and the commercial exploitation of new technologies. He co-founded The Generics Group of companies (renamed Science Group plc) in 1986, which is one of the country’s leading technology consulting and investment groups and was a key member of the team that took the company public in December 2000. He retired from The Generics Group at the end of 2002 to pursue independent investment activities. He is currently an investor-director and non-executive chairman of Sunamp Limited and Pervasid Limited as well as serving on the board of British Small Companies VCT2 Plc

Before founding Parkwalk in 2009, Moray Wright spent over 20 years working in equity capital markets for Hoare Govett, JP Morgan, Lazard and Mirabaud. He has helped advise companies on acquisitions, fund-raising, restructuring and strategy. Moray managed the trading activities at Lazard Capital Markets and has a wealth of experience with corporate and institutional clients. Moray sits on various Parkwalk portfolio company Boards, and is responsible for raising Parkwalk funds.

Amelia Armour is the EIS fund manager at Amadeus, based in Cambridge, where she has a particular interest in supporting and nurturing spin-outs from the University. She trained as a chartered accountant with Deloitte in the Corporate Tax Department, and has worked in structured finance at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Barclays Capital. Amelia holds a BSc in Chemistry and Biology from Durham University.

Patrick Berbon is a Managing Partner at China Materialia, based in Shanghai, China.  He has an extensive background in metallurgy, aerospace, power and cleantech industries. Before co-founding China Materialia, Patrick was a Senior Consultant at Performance Improvement, a risk analysis and management company specialized in power industries.  He is an experienced entrepreneur in the advanced materials space. His prior start-up focused on advanced nanograin aluminum alloys and its applications, and the company was successfully listed on the Toronto Venture Exchange. Before his entrepreneurial ventures, Patrick was a Senior Scientist in Materials Science Division at Rockwell Scientific Inc. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, his M.S. from Tsinghua University (China) and M.S./B.S. from Ecole Centrale de Lyon (France), all in Materials Sciences.

Naomitsu Nishihata is a senior vice president at Kureha Corporation, Japan and President & CEO at Kureha America Inc. based in Houston, TX, USA. He has over 30 years experience in R&D, new business development and sales & marketing of advanced materials, including responsibility as a general manager and he has a varied network in automotive, semi-conductors, oil and gas, and healthcare industries.

Our Investors

CTT is backed by leading Corporate and VC investors including Kureha Corporation, Parkwalk Advisors, Puhua Capital, Downing Ventures, Amadeus Capital Partners, CM Ventures, Futaba Corporation and Cambridge Enterprise.