We have a growing IP Portfolio covering all aspects of 3D Multi-Touch technologies, from system architectures, to AI and advanced signal processing, and low power operation.
CTT supports its OEM and supply chain customers with IP, Know-how, analog and digital technologies, and advanced system architectures.
CTT is fast growing and currently recruiting.
CTT's offices in Cambridge
Advanced office facilities
Leading edge touch technology development
Exciting challenges in multi-touch technology
Corbin Church, CEO and co-founder
Corbin Church is an experienced executive with a nearly 20-year track record of successfully building businesses, driving revenue and executing on the strategies of innovative technology companies and start-ups. As the CEO of CTT, he develops and leads the vision and direction of the company, while forming key customer and strategic partner relationships that drive growth. Having held previous leadership positions at high-growth tech companies such as Maintenance Assistant (now Fiix Software) as a co-founder, OLED backplane developer IGNIS Innovation, and as President of high-tech management consulting company, C2MCI Group, Corbin has built a strong network of industry contacts and raised tens of millions of dollars from angel, VC and government sources in North America, the UK and Asia. He’s presented at conferences around the world as an invited speaker and is a co-inventor on more than 15 patents and patents pending in both hardware (touch and displays) and software (enterprise SaaS). Corbin graduated from McGill University with a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering.
Arokia Nathan, CTO and co-founder
Dr. Arokia Nathan CEng, FIEEE, FIET is the CTO and co-founder of CTT with responsibility of the development of the company's intellectual property portfolio and advanced system architectures and technologies. He holds the Professorial Chair of Photonic Systems and Displays in the Department of Engineering, Cambridge University. He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alberta. Following post-doctoral years at LSI Logic Corp., USA and ETH Zurich, Switzerland, he joined the University of Waterloo where he held the DALSA/NSERC Industrial Research Chair in sensor technology and subsequently the Canada Research Chair in nano-scale flexible circuits. He was a recipient of the 2001 NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Fellowship. In 2006, he moved to the UK to take up the Sumitomo Chair of Nanotechnology at the London Centre for Nanotechnology, University College London, where he received the Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award. He has published over 500 papers in the field of sensor technology and CAD, and thin film transistor electronics, and is a co-author of four books. He has over 50 patents filed/awarded and has founded/co-founded four spin-off companies. He serves on technical committees and editorial boards in various capacities. He is a Chartered Engineer (UK), Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK), Fellow of IEEE (USA), and an IEEE/EDS Distinguished Lecturer.
Babak Bastani, COO
Babak Bastani, Chief Operating Officer of CTT, has over 25 years experience in mixed-signal chip design for smartphones, and is responsible for IC development and commercialization of CTT's analogue and digital technologies. Prior to joining CTT, he was the Senior Vice President of Chip Design at Samsung Cambridge Solutions Centre and VP of Global Chip Design at Cambridge Silicon Radio. Babak has held various technical and management roles in Motorola and Freescale Semiconductors from 1991 until 2007. He was also the VP of Engineering at SiRF Technology in San Jose, CA. He holds over 15 patents and several publications in the field wireless, RF and Analog Integrated Circuit design.
Babak has a first class degree in Electrical Engineering from Kings College, London, and an MSc in Satellite Communications Engineering from the University of Surrey.
Joanna Dunne, Finance Director
Joanna Dunne is responsible for the financial activities and accounting at CTT. She's an experienced finance professional, who qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1996. She has held senior roles in a number of large and small organizations, including Pilkington Plc, Ernst and Young and International Travel Connections Limited, where she drove change through the implementation of new IT systems. More recently, Joanna has focused on the challenges of technology start-ups, such as ACAL Energy, Bodle Technologies and Cambridge Touch Technologies. This has enabled her to understand and support the financing, financial management and human resources management needs of growing technology companies.
Board of Directors
Bob Pettigrew, Chairman
Bob Pettigrew has more than 30 years’ experience in the development of emerging businesses and the commercial exploitation of new technologies. He co-founded The Generics Group of companies (renamed Science Group plc) in 1986, which is one of the country’s leading technology consulting and investment groups and was a key member of the team that took the company public in December 2000.
He retired from The Generics Group at the end of 2002 to pursue independent investment activities. He is currently an investor-director and non-executive chairman of Sunamp Limited and Pervasid Limited as well as serving on the board of British Small Companies VCT2 Plc
Moray Wright, Director - Parkwalk Advisors
Before founding Parkwalk in 2009, Moray Wright spent over 20 years working in equity capital markets for Hoare Govett, JP Morgan, Lazard and Mirabaud. He has helped advise companies on acquisitions, fund-raising, restructuring and strategy. Moray managed the trading activities at Lazard Capital Markets and has a wealth of experience with corporate and institutional clients. Moray sits on various Parkwalk portfolio company Boards, and is responsible for raising Parkwalk funds.
Amelia Armour, Director - Amadeus Capital
Amelia Armour is the EIS fund manager at Amadeus, based in Cambridge, where she has a particular interest in supporting and nurturing spin-outs from the University. She trained as a chartered accountant with Deloitte in the Corporate Tax Department, and has worked in structured finance at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Barclays Capital. Amelia holds a BSc in Chemistry and Biology from Durham University.
Patrick Berbon, Director - China Materialia
Patrick Berbon is a Managing Partner at China Materialia, based in Shanghai, China. He has an extensive background in metallurgy, aerospace, power and cleantech industries. Before co-founding China Materialia, Patrick was a Senior Consultant at Performance Improvement, a risk analysis and management company specialized in power industries. He is an experienced entrepreneur in the advanced materials space. His prior start-up focused on advanced nanograin aluminum alloys and its applications, and the company was successfully listed on the Toronto Venture Exchange. Before his entrepreneurial ventures, Patrick was a Senior Scientist in Materials Science Division at Rockwell Scientific Inc. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, his M.S. from Tsinghua University (China) and M.S./B.S. from Ecole Centrale de Lyon (France), all in Materials Sciences.
Corbin Church, Director and CEO
Arokia Nathan, Director and CTO