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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.

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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.

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Our Team

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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.

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Andy Matthews

Chief Operating Officer

Andy Matthews is responsible for all aspects of CTT’s operations, development and...

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Andy Matthews is responsible for all aspects of CTT’s operations, development and growth, including interfacing with customers globally in supporting their adoption and commercialization of UltraTouch technology. He has over 25 years of commercialization experience in operations and new product introduction. Prior to CTT, he held CEO, COO and VP Engineering roles at other growth-stage and established technology companies, including Nanotherm, Amantys Ltd and Nortel. He has successfully brought new technologies to market, as well as secured significant strategic and venture capital investment. Andy holds a BEng (Hons) in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from Middlesex University.

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Robert Hay

Chief Financial Officer

Robert Hay is an experienced Chartered Accountant of more than 20 years...

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Robert Hay is an experienced Chartered Accountant of more than 20 years who leads our strategic finance and growth initiatives at CTT.   Prior to this, he held senior finance roles with a number of technology companies including UbiNetics Ltd, Cambridge Display Technology and DisplayLink. In the latter company, he was a key part of the management team that steered the business through the challenges of its growth phase, including helping to close numerous equity funding rounds and secure a significant debt facility, in addition to implementation of business systems and processes. Rob originally qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte & Touche.

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Hilary Charles

General Counsel / IP Licensing

Hilary is a high-performing senior legal counsel with c.30 years post qualification...

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Hilary is a high-performing senior legal counsel with c.30 years post qualification experience, including 5 years as a commercial litigator in private practice, 4 and a half years as a self-employed legal consultant, and twenty years’ in-house commercial experience acting as Senior Corporate Counsel, Sole Counsel, and General Counsel across a wide range of well know and prestigious technology companies (such as ARM Ltd, nCipher, Cambridge Display Technology Ltd).

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Mike Astley

Technical Director

Mike Astley leads Cambridge Touch Technologies’ engineering teams, responsible for delivering customer...

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Mike Astley leads Cambridge Touch Technologies’ engineering teams, responsible for delivering customer solutions alongside foundational technology development. He has worked in industrial research and development for over ten years, with particular expertise in sensor materials and electronics. He has a degree and PhD in Physics and has co-authored several academic papers and over thirty patent applications.

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Nic Lawrence

Product Director

Nic Lawrence is head of product at CTT, responsible for managing the...

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Nic Lawrence is head of product at CTT, responsible for managing the company's product roadmap and product development strategy. He has a particular focus on CTT's digital strategy, leveraging the ability to deliver ongoing feature enhancements and customer value via software updates to a common, low-cost hardware platform. Prior to CTT, Nic was the founding CEO of both Light Blue Optics and Kaptivo (acquired by Lifesize in 2020) and has 20 years experience of company building and of developing and commercialising innovative products in the field of human-machine interfaces (HMI).

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Gerd Unterassinger

European Sales Director

Gerd is responsible for our customers in the European region and offers...

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Gerd is responsible for our customers in the European region and offers solid national and international experience involving development of direct and channel sales. He has over 25 years’ experience building direct sales organizations, system partner sales and business development of national and international sales forces. Former CEO of an international IBM compatible Hardware and Software Company, where he was responsible for multi billion US $ also for closing 30 billion US $ deal for a software development Company within over 100 software developers. Gerd has a business management and master degree from University of St.Gallen.

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Giles Humpston

Applications Engineer

Giles Humpston supports our Europe and North America customers in their successful...

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Giles Humpston supports our Europe and North America customers in their successful adoption of UltraTouch into their end products.   He has spent his career working in the semiconductor industry transforming new technologies into commercial products. This has spanned multiple sectors and technologies ranging from military hardware to mobile phones and encompassing electronics, photonics, optics and MEMS. He is a cited inventor on 263 patent applications, author of 152 publications, speaker at 51 conferences, recipient of four international awards and co-author of four text books on soldering and brazing.  A metallurgist by profession, he holds a Ph.D. in alloy phase equilibria.

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Howard Wu

China Sales Manager

Howard Wu covers our China business development and helps drive our business...

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Howard Wu covers our China business development and helps drive our business projects in the region forward. He has over 10 years of experience in the sales of consumer electronics and digital products. He holds a finance master’s degree from the London School of Economics (LSE).

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Dean Chang

Taiwan Sales Manager

Dean Chang oversees CTT's sales and business development in Taiwan and manages all customer...

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Dean Chang oversees CTT's sales and business development in Taiwan and manages all customer and partner relationships. With over 20 years of experience in the display and semiconductor fields, he has a strong network in the industry and is passionate about bringing new technology to market. Dean received his Ph.D. in Electronics Engineering from the National ChiaoTung University, Taiwan.

Board of Directors

Howard brings over 30 years’ experience in technology companies operating from the US, UK and France. He is currently Chairman of Datapath Ltd and was previously Chairman of Pyreos Ltd, Displaydata Ltd, Light Blue Optics Ltd, Cambridge Semiconductor Ltd, Filtronic plc and Varioptic.

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.

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.

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.

Our Investors

CTT is backed by leading multinational Corporate and VC investors