Tim Phillips

Tim Phillips

Tim Phillips

IMI Europe
United Kingdom

Tim is Managing Director of IMI Europe with responsibility for commercial and operational management of the business. Tim is also Founder & Director of Catenary Solutions, the technology marketing consultancy.

Tim has worked in the industrial inkjet industry since 2007 when he joined Xennia Technology (which was bought by Sensient Imaging Technologies in 2015). Before that he worked in technical, marketing and sales roles in technology areas including liquid crystals, compound semiconductor devices and specialist materials. Tim has an MA Honours degree in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge, a PhD in liquid crystal physics from the University of Bristol and an MBA from the University of Warwick.

Tim is a keen cyclist and is currently undertaking a series of cycling challenges to raise money for charity. Tim creates electronic music using analogue synthesisers, and also loves films and music, being an avid collector of vinyl records.



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