Ewing Innovation is a management consultancy practice, led by Dr. Paul Ewing, providing expertise in business and R&D strategy to OEMs, technology suppliers, and end users in the inkjet printing field.  We draw on experience gained over the last 20 years in senior management roles at leading inkjet technology companies.

Our objective is very simple: to provide impactful advice that helps clients achieve business growth. We do this by using our experience in business and R&D strategy development and execution to support clients’ innovation processes and turn ideas into commercial value.


Managing Partner, Paul Ewing, has 2 decades of senior management experience in top tier inkjet technology companies (Zeneca, Avecia and FUJIFILM), including roles as VP R&D and VP Strategic Planning in FUJIFILM.

Through his R&D and Strategy roles, he has led the development of successive generations of products involved in transitioning print markets from analogue to digital, including Photo, Commercial, and Wide Format printing.  More recently he has focused on Industrial Print markets, such as Packaging, Textile and Décor.

Paul has a PhD in chemistry, is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and has an MBA (Innovation & Strategy) from Manchester Business School.


We can provide expertise in the following areas to support clients achieve their growth objectives in an increasingly complex & competitive industry:

  • Business and R&D strategy development & implementation
  • Competitor assessments
  • Technology strategy, roadmaps & implementation
  • Partnership building
  • Reviewing Organic vs. Partnership vs. M&A growth options
  • Go to market plans




Working with integrity & respect for clients’ confidential information, while delivering on our promises. We understand the competitive nature of this industry and have decades of experience of working with partners in a discrete and confidential way.


Insight With Impact

Providing new valuable insights for clients that promote growth. In addition to client work, we maintain links to leading thinking in the areas of strategy and innovation through our relationship with Manchester Business School.



We strive to form collaborative, long term relationships with clients.  This enables an improved understanding of client businesses which in turn allows us to have more impactful relationship.