Darren O'Kelly, Chief Operating Officer, The Mill

Darren O'Kelly

Darren O’Kelly is COO of The Mill. He has more than 15 years’ experience in the visual effects industry and is passionate about ensuring The Mill remains the most innovative, creative and trusted brand in its field, whilst creating an inspirational place to work. Darren is a member of The Mill’s Group Executive Board which develops strategy for the continual evolution of the company.


The Mill is a world-leading, global content creation studio based in London, New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. For over 25 years we have collaborated with our clients to bring their ideas to life on VFX, digital and design projects for the advertising, games and music industries. We pride ourselves on forming partnerships with the world’s best agencies, groundbreaking directors, creative firms and visionary brands built on creative excellence and cutting-edge technologies.