Mike Roughton

President and CEO, ACME Cosmetic Components

Mike Roughton is the President and CEO of ACME Cosmetic Components, a manufacturer of precision-stamped metal components for the personal care and cosmetics industry located in greater NYC.  During his five-year tenure at ACME, Mike has lead the business to achieve significant domestic growth, now supported by the start-up of a wholly owned manufacturing entity in Suzhou, China and the establishment of a joint venture agreement with another manufacturer in Germany. 

Mike has over 25 years of experience driving sustainable and profitable growth in mid cap Fortune 500 and middle market private equity backed companies. His industry expertise extends to industrial equipment and paper/film converting operations, with deep practical capabilities in strategy development, channel management, and lean and six sigma organizational implementation. Mike’s experience in private equity portfolio companies includes managing both the buy and sell sides of several transactions. 

When he’s not at work, Mike enjoys traveling to see his family located around the country and volunteering with his local community organizations. He has a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Maine and an MBA from the University of Scranton.