Paul Fineman

Chief Executive Officer

Date of appointment:

Paul joined the Board in May 2005 as Chief Executive Officer of Anker International plc. He was appointed Group Managing Director in January 2008 and then appointed Group CEO in January 2009.


Paul has over 40 years’ experience in the card, gift wrap and stationery industry having developed knowledge within his family’s business, Anker International, prior to its acquisition in 2005. He has led the transformation and growth of Design Group as CEO since 2009. Paul was awarded Chief Executive Officer of the Year by the Quoted Company Awards 2017.


Business and team development. Innovation and entrepreneurship.