At Touchpress we pride ourselves on our ability to rethink what can be done with mobile technology and we approach every project we work on with skill, respect and creativity to produce extraordinary experiences. 

To do this we have built an award-winning team that brings together diverse talents, from television production, software development, publishing, music and interactive design. We work closely with our partners to build a real understanding of their audience, brand, strategy and content and this allows us to craft apps that astonish the world.

To date 15 of our apps have been chosen as Editors’ Choice; Barefoot World Atlas has been named one of the best 10 apps ever made; and, in 2013, Disney Animated was chosen by Apple as the Best iPad App of the Year.


Louise Rice

Louise is CEO at Touchpress. In her 30+ years’ publishing career, Louise has held the position of CEO or equivalent in several companies, including Reed Elsevier Education ANZ, OUP Reference and Rodale Books UK. 

Her own start up was absorbed by and she moved to the US for two years. After four years as Publishing & Merchandise Director at The National Gallery, London. Louise joined Touchpress in 2012 and has been a key part of the management team, leading the production and business development areas of the business.

Alex Johnston

Alex Johnston is Chief Marketing Officer at Touchpress and heads up our marketing team. He works across the business, leading the commercial strategy of the company to ensure that Touchpress continues to be at one with the digital market place. 

Previously, he was an Executive Vice President at Omnicom, a leading international holding company for marketing service agencies whose global clients include Apple and PepsiCo. Alex is currently a Director at Freud Communications, which he co-founded and worked as Creative Director for many years. 

Nicky Wellfair

Nicky is the Head of Finance at Touchpress. She is responsible for looking after the numbers and ensuring the operational side of the business runs smoothly.

Nicky started her career with Ernst & Young, and is an ACA qualified accountant with over 15 years experience. Her most recent role prior to joining Touchpress was as Group Financial Controller for the digital agency Lowe Profero.

Our board helps shape our strategy. You can read more about its members here


Senior Designer


In any business, it’s vital to nurture new talent, so every year we offer internships to a limited number of applicants. To apply, please tell us about about yourself and send some examples of your work to: