Colin Ransom has over 50 years experience in the paper, packaging and printing industries. He started work on the shop floor at Thames Board Mills producing CCM and paperboard, becoming a Machine Tender and Supervisor. Over the next few years he rose through various production positions to become the Mill Manager of a CCM mill. Later he became General Manager of a Converting division and Managing Director of a corrugated packaging business. He acquired Page Overton in 2002, selling the company to Nigel Williams in 2016 and still acts as consultant to the business.