Lead by example, make ideas come to life

Mark Pinner at cartridge world

Mark Pinner

Cartridge World North America CEO and Global Chief Technology and Training Officer

Mark Pinner has more than 20 years’ experience in the imaging industry, and is currently the CEO of Cartridge World North America and the Global Chief Technology & Training Officer.

Before taking the position of CTO in the Cartridge World Global Management team in October 2008 Pinner been consulting for Cartridge World Global Operations for around 8 years where he gained a wealth of knowledge from the global network of stores and regional masters that serve them, which has helped in his role as CTO moving forward.

During his 20 years in the imaging industry, Pinner has moved production lines from Japan to the United Kingdom, set up re-manufacturing facilities in the USA, Turkey, Czech Republic, Netherlands and United Kingdom, Furthermore, Pinner has been on the cutting edge of imaging technology which has covered dot matrix ribbons & spools, thermal transfer, inkjet & laser products.

His international business exposure began at the age of 19 in Japan during 16 week project. Largely the result of this original global exposure, Pinner has worked the imaging industry to date. During the early innovative years of the ink and toner remanufacturing industry, Pinner managed a team of R&D staff and engineers which resulted in a re-manufacturing facility in the Czech Republic, becoming one of Europe’s largest.

“I believe my success has been driven by my genuine passion for the ever changing imaging industry where I have always been able to adapt and change to the needs of the business I am in and the customer.”

Headshot of Edwin


Global Chief Executive Officer

Edwin has been appointed as the Global CEO of Cartridge World in Jan 2020. He has been a long-serving member of the CW team since he first joined Cartridge World in 2010.

He worked with Cartridge World initially in Australia and then moved to Hong Kong to establish CW Hong Kong office and support the company’s push in the emerging market.

He successfully expanded CW business footprints from Asia to the Middle East and Africa.

Edwin was instrumental in the multiple deals that Cartridge World has done in the past decade, particularly in the negotiation of the sale of Cartridge World by Australian based Wolseley Private Equity to parties associated with Suzhou Goldengreen Technologies Ltd in 2015 and heavily involved in the establishment of the Cartridge World GPC manufacturing and supply strategy.

He then progressed to holding the position of Global Chief Financial Officer and soon after added the role of Head of Asia, Middle East and Africa to his responsibilities, carrying these dual roles prior to his Global CEO appointment.

Edwin has a deep knowledge of the operations and finances of the Cartridge World business on a regional and global scale and recently worked closely with the Cartridge World Management Steering Committee to complete the grant of the Cartridge World USA License to parties associated with Blackford Capital.

Edwin has a blend of over 16 years of commercial, management consulting and chartered accounting experience gained globally across various industries. He specializes in setting up and building international business and company M&A transactions. Edwin holds a BCom from University of South Australia and is a CFA Charterholder and a CPA in both Australia and Hong Kong.

old confused at life


Executive Director

Rod Young has more than 30 years’ experience in franchising, licensing and business development in the United States, Australia, Europe, China, Southeast Asia and India, and is a recognized expert in the franchise industry.

Young’s business interests have included roles as both a franchisee and franchisor. As well as Senior Advisor to the Cartridge World Board, he is the Managing Director of DC Strategy and DCS Lawyers, Chairman of Hairhouse Warehouse (2011 Australian Franchisor of the Year), and he serves on the Board of several national and international companies.

Young is a recognized authority in franchising and business management, and has been interviewed extensively on television, radio and print, as well as a popular industry speaker at business seminars and conferences in the United States, Australia, China, Asia and India.


Enjoy the lifestyle you want, the freedom you need and the income you deserve with your own Executive Franchise.

See how we’re helping people just like you

The service is amazing, the cost is excellent, and everyone at the company cares and is there to support whatever needs we have. I would recommend Cartridge World to anyone who does not want to have printing issues in their business or home!

Nicole DillOffice Manager, Barry Dental Center
Cartridge World Franchise Owner Testimonials