The PPMA is a members' owned organisation. Each member owns the same amount of shares in the organisation irrespective of their size or annual expenditure with the association. Each member company can put forward an employee to be a director of the PPMA.

The Board of Directors meets approximately every quarter to work with the executive to develop products and services that benefit the members. Each PPMA director has a functional role for which they are responsible. PPMA directors are not paid and give their time voluntarily in the service of the association.


Director PPMA Ltd - Mark Williamson, Stemmer Imaging Ltd

PPMA Ltd - Grant Jamieson, Winkworth Group

Mark Williamson
Stemmer Imaging Ltd

Grant Jamieson
Winkworth Group

Mark joined the board in 2010 when the UKIVA (UK Industrial Vision Association) joined the PPMA Trade Association Group. Mark is a director at Stemmer Imaging a leading supplier of computer vision components and systems.

Grant became a Board member in November 2010 and is  managing director of Winkworth Group a UK manufacturer and worldwide exporter of mixing equipment across all industry sectors

Chairman PPMA Ltd  - Alan Yates, Endoline Limited

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Alan Yates
Endoline Machinery Ltd

Richard Little
Jenton International

Alan joined the PPMA board in 2003 and in 2008 became Chairman of the Association. He is Chairman & CEO of Endoline Machinery Ltd, who manufacture and distribute case loading and case erecting machinery.

Richard became a director in 2007 and is a long standing director of Jenton International. A manufacturer a distributor of equipment to the packaging, printing and converting industry.

Director PPMA Ltd - David Charlesworth, Atwell Self Adhesive Labellers

Director PPMA Ltd - Tim Paul, Markem Systems

David Charlesworth
Atwell Self Adhesive Labellers

Tim Paul
Domino UK

David joined the PPMA board in 2014. Atwell self adhesive labellers supply semi-automatic & fully automatic labelling systems as well as contract labelling.

Elected to the Board of PPMA in 2007. Tim is the Global OEM Development Director for Domino UK.

Director PPMA Ltd - Brian Tyndall, Enercon Industries

Director PPMA Ltd - Simon Ruffley, Ishida

David Barber
Mettler Safeline Ltd

Simon Ruffley
Ishida Europe

David joined the PPMA board in 2018.

Simon joined the PPMA board in 2014. Ishida Europe is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ishida Co. Ltd and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. The company possesses expertise and industry experience in developing advanced automated systems for the weighing, packing, quality control and end-of-line handling of food products throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Director PPMA Ltd - Mike Wilson, ABB Robotics

Director PPMA Ltd - Paul Wilson, Scorpion Vision Ltd

Mike Wilson
ABB Robotics

Paul Wilson
Scorpion Vision Ltd

Mike joined the board in 2009 when BARA (British Automation & Robot Association) joined the PPMA Group. Mike is General Industry Sales and Marketing Manager at ABB Robotics UK & Ireland a leading global supplier of industrial robotic solutions.

Paul joined the board of PPMA in 2018.

Director PPMA Ltd - Peter Williamson, RARUK Automation Limited


Peter Williamson
RARUK Automation Limited

Peter joined the board of PPMA in 2018.