The Trustees of the Stationers’ Foundation are:-
Chairman - Robert Flather
Robert was appointed Chairman of the Stationers’ Foundation in July 2014 having been a Trustee and Deputy Chairman for the previous three years. Since becoming a Liveryman in 2002, Robert has always actively supported the work of the Foundation, particularly in its educational projects.
Robert has a degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters in Management Sciences. He worked in the steel industry before joining the printing industry, where he worked for Clays the book printers and Jarrolds the magazine and catalogue printer. He joined Kolbus UK in 1997 and became Managing Director in 1998 with responsibility for the UK, Ireland and France. Kolbus is the global leader in the design and manufacture of industrial book and magazine binding machinery for both traditional and digitally printed products.
Robert is also Chairman of Picon, which is the Trade Association of the printing industry manufacturers.