Graham J. Galliford
Graham J. Galliford joined Coates Brothers Ltd. in the UK in 1968 having spent 2 years in the Royal Air Force. He worked as a chemist for this group of ink manufacturing companies in fields that include offset, letterpress, gravure, flexography, screen printing and electrophotographic toners. Involvement in the latter started in 1974 when he moved to the division of Coates responsible for these products. Later he assumed roles in the sales and marketing function of the company including appointments as National Manager of Reprographics for Coates Bros (South Africa) Pty. Ltd., in Johannesburg, South Africa, European Sales and Marketing Manager then Worldwide Sales Marketing Manager, Coates Reprographics Ltd., Midsomer Norton, U.K. Ultimately he was appointed as Executive Vice President, Coates Reprographics Inc., Dallas, Pennsylvania USA. In this position he had complete control of all functions of the Coates company in the USA as CEO and the only local executive director that company.
In 1994 he started Galliford Consulting & Marketing a technical and business consulting firm operating internationally in the electrophotographic field and in hard copy imaging technology.
Graham J. Galliford studied Applied Physics at North West Kent College of Technology in Dartford, Kent, in the U.K following this with a Diploma in Management Studies, Management School, the University of Westminster in London in the U.K.