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Cimpress’ seasoned executive team leads the company with years of experience and knowledge in their respective fields. Learn more about their accomplishments and how they are contributing to the growth and direction of Cimpress.

Robert Keane
President & Chief Executive Officer
Chairman, Management Board
Robert Keane
President & Chief Executive Officer
Chairman, Management Board


Robert founded what is today Cimpress in 1995 to provide small businesses with everything they need to market their business. Robert’s vision for the company emerged from his experience with the development of a retail kiosk design and printing system and from his in-depth knowledge of the small business desktop publishing software market.During his first 18 months at the company, Robert also served as an external consultant to Microsoft with the Microsoft Publisher desktop publishing product... 

Don Nelson
Executive Vice President and President, Mass Customization Platform
Director, Management Board
Don Nelson
Executive Vice President and President, Mass Customization Platform
Director, Management Board


Don Nelson joined the company in 2006. In his current role, he is responsible for bringing software and manufacturing operations together to drive the mass customization platform at the heart of the company. He is also responsible for several corporate functions including real estate and HR core services. Prior to assuming his current role in June 2014, Don served as chief information officer.

Before joining Cimpress, Don was the chief information officer at Sapient, where he started ... 

Katryn "Trynka" S. Blake (nee Shineman)
Executive Vice President and President, Vistaprint Business Unit
Director, Management Board
Katryn "Trynka" S. Blake (nee Shineman)
Executive Vice President and President, Vistaprint Business Unit
Director, Management Board


Trynka Shineman joined the company in March 2004 and currently serves as Executive Vice President and President, Vistaprint Business Unit. Trynka brings over 15 years of experience in market research and analysis, strategic planning, database marketing and e-commerce to Vistaprint. From July 2012 to June 2014, Trynka was Executive Vice President, Global Marketing and Chief Customer Officer. She served as president of the North American business for which she oversaw the planning, strategy, finan... 
Ernst Teunissen
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Director, Management Board
Ernst Teunissen
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Director, Management Board


Ernst Teunissen joined the company in October 2009 and currently serves as our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Ernst oversees the worldwide finance operation with responsibility for the company’s accounting and control, corporate strategy, M&A, financial planning and analysis, investor relations, tax and treasury.

Before joining Cimpress, Ernst was a founder and director of two corporate finance and management consultant firms: Manifold Partners ... 

Wilhelm (“Will”) Jacobs
Senior Vice President, Manufacturing and Supply Chain
Director, Management Board
Wilhelm (“Will”) Jacobs
Senior Vice President, Manufacturing and Supply Chain
Director, Management Board


Will Jacobs joined the company in May 2011 and in his current role, oversees our manufacturing operations around the world as well as our supply chain and logistics organization. Will previously served as our Senior Vice President and General Manager of Columbus, a major engineering and product development program, from 2013 to 2014; as Senior Vice President, Manufacturing Supply Chain Operations from 2012 to 2013; and as Vice President, Venlo Plant Director from 2011 to 2012.

Before j...