Dr. Matthew Tipper has been at the forefront of nonwovens innovation for over 25 years. He is a regular presenter at global leading conferences he is a thought leader in the industry. Matthew is responsible for managing the company structure and strategy and communicating with the company Board. He drives business development and the overall operational delivery of NIRI’s consultancy services.
Matthew obtained a 1st Class honours and a PhD in Textile Technology from the University of Leeds. Via a series of senior management positions, he has driven NIRI’s growth. He has industrial experience of the design, development and manufacture of both single-use and durable nonwoven materials. Matthew has a commercial background outside of NIRI in manufacturing and nonwoven product development.