Organisation
  1. Our Company


    Colart is the leading art material company in the world.  The creative industry is growing and we will be there to meet the demand.  Our 16 offices around the world create a unique distribution network for customers and consumers. Our beloved brand portfolio will serve artists for generations to come, and our 1,500 employees worldwide are fully committed to make it happen.

    Our CEO Dennis van Schie is leading Colart together with the Group Management Team. The head office is located in London, and we have commercial business units in 10 countries. If you need to get in touch with one of our Commercial Directors, please see below. 

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OUR GROUP MANAGEMENT TEAM

  1. CEO

    Dennis van Schie

  2. Commercial

    Gail Pasquier, CCO

  3. Operations

    Mark Barratt, COO

  4. Brand

    Lotta Edstrom, CMO

  5. Technology

    Toby Russell, CTO

  6. People

    Jane Beeston, CPO

  7. Finance

    Jonathan Spight, CFO

  1. Our Commercial Directors


    International | Jake Kersey
    Great Britain
    North America | Steve Chamberlain
    Southern Europe and France | Thierry Collot
    Central Europe | Piet van Nassau
    Scandinavia & Eastern Europe | Tommy Ruponen
    Italy | Massimiliano Gallo
    Iberia | Vicente Chicote Fuentes
    Benelux | Jasper van der Wurff
    Japan | Toru Nomiyama
    China | Jim Yang
    Colart Contract Manufacturing | Richard Llewellyn

  1. Our Operations


    Kidderminster | Paul Woodward
    Le Mans |
    Claude Payen
    Lowestoft |
    Mark Brindle
    Minehead |
    Adrien Ryan
    Tianjin |

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