Executive Team

Mitch Crews
Mitch Crews
Chief Executive Officer

Mitch’s focus is on developing and growing Jupiter Prestige Group through strategic mergers and organic growth. He works closely with the packaging teams and regularly interfaces with clients, especially in engineering and packaging discussions.

Professional accomplishments: Mitch graduated from Southern Illinois University majoring in Industrial Design and Graphic Arts. Since 1986, he has worked in the North American, European, and Asian-based packaging industry. He has extensive experience in sales and marketing, new product development and structural engineering.

Mitch joined Sean Murphy and Nancy Schachtner as a partner in Jupiter Group in 2006.

Mark White
Mark White
Managing Director

Mark oversees the management, growth, strategy alignment and effectiveness across all of the group companies, with a focus on providing clients with innovative and best-in-class products and services.

Professional accomplishments: In 1987, Mark was drafted into a junior role at Prestige Graphics. He went on to gain experience in all operational and client-facing roles in the business. Mark acquired Prestige Graphics through a management buyout in May 2003.

Mark then led Prestige Graphics through year-on-year growth, transitioning a single UK business with 20 employees and a turnover of £1m into the Prestige Group of companies consisting of five international businesses with 221 employees and a turnover of £12.85 million.

Ali Crisp
Ali Crisp
Business Development Director

Based in the UK, Ali focuses on clients across the UK and Europe and thrives on agility and responsiveness. Her experience lies in working in the retail graphics industry, focusing on process, project management and new account start-ups.

Professional accomplishments:  Ali earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1997 majoring in Art, Design and Media. She then went from Design Graduate to Design Manager for Safeway Stores to Sales Director for Thames McGurk, where she became a share-holding Board Director within two years.

In 2008, Ali set up her own business, Beehive Consultants, delivering packaging graphics for a niche pet food market. Two years later she joined Prestige Group, establishing the general merchandise arm of the business. Her focus at Prestige Group was winning new clients and leading new business implementations. She later became a shareholding Board Director of the group.

Brent Hoxsey
Brent Hoxsey
Regional Business Unit Director (North America)

Based in Dallas, Texas, Brent oversees the group’s North America operations and business development business unit. The North America team is focused on food and general merchandise clients helping them develop their brands. The team works closely with our global locations to bring efficiencies to our clients' processes.

Professional accomplishments:  Brent has been in the premedia industry for 20+ years, building extensive knowledge and experience through working in a variety of operational, sales and management roles.

During this time he has gained experience working across all facets of packaging, retail and commercial business segments, spending 15 years managing the largest single site premedia facility in North America.

He has experience in prepress production, project management, creative, photography, image creation, technology systems and flexo manufacturing.

Brent joined Jupiter Prestige Group in 2014 to be at the forefront of our business development strategy in North America, and has since overseen the growth and development of our Dallas production and photography facilities, which have doubled turnover through that period.

Mark Lee
Mark Lee
Regional Business Unit Director (Asia)

Based in Hong Kong, Mark oversees the group’s Asia operations, focusing on new business development, technology innovation and delivery of high quality, high volume graphic services for clients based in North America, Europe and Asia Pacific.

Professional accomplishments:  Mark holds a Higher National Diploma from Newcastle College of Art and Design (UK) and is a PRINCE 2 Registered Practitioner with 18 years experience in packaging design and production.

In his 14 years at Gilchrist and Sun Branding Solutions, Mark formed and led high performing teams in new business development, client services, process and technical implementation across brand, retail and general merchandise industries.

Mark joined Prestige Graphics in 2012, taking the senior management role through the Jupiter Prestige Group merger in 2014, overseeing the growth of Asia operations with a four-fold increase in staff and trebling turnover through that time.

Mark Ingman
Mark Ingman
Operations Director

Based in the UK, Mark focuses on the strategic alignment of production processes and technology across the group, delivering cutting edge technology required to be successful in the artwork and retail packaging arena.

Professional accomplishments: After earning a degree in Graphic Design in 1989, Mark moved into the artwork production environment at a small phototypesetting studio. He spent the next 18 years developing his packaging, production and technical expertise while employed by Jennings DAR, Weir Technology and Schawk.

His passion for problem solving and technology then led Mark to set up his own consultancy business providing support and innovation to many leading companies including Müller Dairies, DuPont and Metal FX. In 2009, he joined Prestige Graphics and has gone from consultant to shareholder, guiding the business through its sustained growth.

Nick Jupe
Nick Jupe
Financial Director

Nick’s primary focus is on the financial control and management of JPG. He works closely with the controllers and business unit leaders of JPG to drive strategic plans forwards.

Professional accomplishments: Nick is an honours graduate in accountancy and financial control, and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

With over twenty years experience as a financial director with wide group management committee experience, Nick’s background is within food related industries including manufacturing and distribution as well as extensive experience at Gilchrist and Sun Branding.

Nick is commercially focused and provides the financial, human resource and legal input to businesses, acting as the sounding board on new commercial projects.

Nick joined Jupiter Prestige Group in 2016 and brings a proven ability to successfully deliver financial stability, having played a major part in moulding business units in their evolution to effectively serve large corporate clients.

Michelle Tai
Michelle Tai
Steering Committee Member

Michelle works closely with Paul Fraine, Commercial Director JPG, on all financial matters as well as merger and acquisition opportunities. She assists across all of the regional businesses on both financial and HR related matters and meets with senior management of JPG in quarterly Steering Committee meetings.

Professional accomplishments: Michelle completed her undergraduate studies at the National Taiwan University before attending and graduating from Boston University with a Masters degree in Finance. Along with her role at JPG, she serves as CFO for YFYJupiter.

Previous work experience includes seven years (2004 until 2011) as a Senior Manager for YFY in Taipei, Taiwan. She was responsible for group strategy, investments and mergers and acquisitions. During her tenure at YFY, she helped guide YFYJupiter, meeting regularly in an advisory role to provide financial advice and guidance. She helped with the investment in and merger of Jupiter Group with YFY’s IMO division to create YFYJupiter.

Nancy Schachtner
Nancy Schachtner
Steering Committee Member

Professional accomplishments: In 1997, Nancy co-founded Jupiter Group in Hong Kong. Jupiter Group became a leader in retail packaging development within the Asian manufacturing community. In 2009, Yuen Foong Yu (YFY), became a major investor in Jupiter Group, which became YFYJupiter. In 2014, the Creative Business unit of YFYJupiter merged with Prestige Group to become Jupiter Prestige Group.

Nancy has a passion for helping clients solve difficult packaging challenges. She has defined best practices in the packaging arena, empowering Jupiter Prestige Group to execute over 65,000 SKUs of prepress artwork and photography each year.