Felix is President and CEO of YFY Inc., a highly diversified conglomerate with over $6 billion USD in annual turnover. The YFY investment portfolio spans a wide range of sectors including paper, packaging materials, consumer products, technology, chemicals, and financial services. Outside of the YFY Group, he serves as the Chairman of the Taiwan Paper Industry Association, Chairman of the Taiwan Association of Corporate Patent Executives, and is a member of the board at several non-profit organizations.
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 oversees the global management, growth, strategy alignment and effectiveness across all of the Jupiter Prestige Group companies, with a focus on providing clients with innovative and best-in-class products and services.
Having worked within a variety of operational and client facing roles within the business, Mark acquired Prestige Graphics through a management buyout in May 2003. Mark then led the company through year on year growth, transitioning a single UK business with 20 employees and a turnover of £1m into an international group of companies with more than 200 employees and a turnover of £12.85m.
The Prestige Group merged with the creative business unit of YFY Jupiter in 2014, and Mark has held the role of Managing Director since 2016.
President, North America
Marriott is responsible for executing and delivering the company’s goals and business plans. Marriott focuses on our customers and driving packaging innovation for all segments of the business.
Professional accomplishments: Marriott graduated from the University of Maryland, Smith Business School. Marriott has built and managed some of the largest and innovative premedia companies that service leading global brands, retailers and printers. He has extensive experience in sales and marketing, new product development. Marriott is active serving the industry associations as is a recent Chairman of Idealliance.
Marriott joined jpg in 2019 after a successful career as President of Southern Graphic Systems, SGS NA.
Chief Operating Officer, North America
Based in Chicago Illinois, Michael oversees the operational effectiveness of the company, with a focus on optimizing productivity, and providing clients with innovative and best-in-class products and services.
Professional accomplishments: Michael is a 1988 graduate from Illinois State University, with a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Communications. He began his career at Schawk, where he held various roles in finance, IT, and operations. After 12 years, Michael left Schawk and spent his last 18 years at Southern Graphic Systems, where he served as Director of IT, SVP of Global Operations, EVP of Business Development, and Chief Innovation Officer.
Michael joined jpg in 2019, and brings a proven record of delivering profitable growth, and innovative ways of working.
Vice President, 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.
Regional Business Unit Director, Europe
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.
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.
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.
Steering Committee Member
Michelle works closely with Nick Jupe, Financial 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.