Inovar’s Management Team

Nick Williams

Managing Director, Inovar Communications Ltd Editor, PIM International,Co-Editor, Metal Additive Manufacturing

Direct telephone: +44 (0)1743 454 991

Nick has been involved with the PM and PIM industries since 1994 when he started his career at the European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA). Initially involved in the organisation of the PM94 Powder Metallurgy World Congress, Paris, he went on to help organise a number of the association’s events, including as Exhibition Manager for the highly regarded PM98 PM World Congress, Granada, Spain. Nick subsequently worked in various positions outside of the PM industry in Spain and London before returning to the to establish Inovar Communications Ltd in 2002.


Paul Whittaker

Director, Inovar Communications Ltd Editor, Powder Metallurgy Review, Co-Editor, Metal Additive Manufacturing

Direct telephone: +44 (0)1743 454 992

Paul’s links with the PM and PIM industries were also formed at the European Powder Metallurgy Association, where he worked from 1995 until 2001. Paul has extensive experience of scientific and technical publishing and as well as marketing to the broader Powder Metallurgy industry. Prior to joining Inovar as a Director, Paul worked as a Business Manager at Rapra, one of Europe’s leading independent plastics and rubber specialists, based in Shawbury, UK.


Emily-Jo Hopson

Assistant Editor
Telephone: +44 (0)1743 211994

Emily-Jo has a background in professional writing and independent publishing, as co-editor of her own literary journal from 2010-2013 and as recipient of the Literature Wales New Writer’s Bursary award in 2015. She has worked as a copywriter, copyeditor and proofreader for several organisations since 2013, where she gained a grounding in digital marketing. In her capacity as Assistant Editor, she is also responsible for Inovar’s social media presence across all channels.


Jon Craxford

Advertising Sales Director

Direct telephone: +44 (0)207 1939 749

Jon has extensive experience of the PIM and PM industries following his career as Advertising Sales Manager atMetal Powder Report. He joined Inovar’s team in 2006 and is responsible for all print and on-line advertising sales for thePIM International,PM ReviewandMetal Additive Manufacturing.


Jo Sheffield

Office & Accounts Manager
Telephone: +44 (0)1743 211991

Jo is responsible for the accounts and day to day running of the Inovar Communuications office. She also looks after logistics, including the administration of contra arrangements with numerous national and international conferences and exhibitions. Jo’s extensive experience of office administration and project management was gained at some of the UK’s largest businesses.


Hugo Ribeiro

Production Manager
Telephone: +44 (0)1743 211991

Hugo is responsible for all production related matters at Inovar Communications, including magazine design and website development. His skills are also available to advertisers who require support in the preparation of magazine adverts and website banners. Passionate about design, Hugo has a background in architecture.


Inovar Communications Ltd

11 Park Plaza
Battlefield Enterprise Park
Shrewsbury SY1 3AF
United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 (0)1743 211991
Fax: +44 (0)1743 469909