Director of Operations, Company 3
Claire is Director of Operations for Company 3 in London under the global Creative Services Group umbrella for Deluxe Entertainment. In the past Claire has worked in 3D, digital, and post production, at some of the industry’s foremost visual effects companies such as Framestore and Cinesite.
Chief Executive, Milk VFX
Will Cohen is the CEO and a co-founder of Milk Visual Effects, a BAFTA and Academy award-winning independent visual effects company with studios in London and Cardiff. Milk create innovative and complex sequences for high-end television and feature films.
Managing Director, Gorilla Group
Rich has worked in the Post Production Industry for over 25 years. Beginning in VT ops and tape editing, Rich gained a reputation as one of the most respected finishing editors in Wales. Rich has started, built and been involved with many UK post houses including Pyramid Post Production, Platform Post Production, The Joint and Mwnci.
MD, The Mill
Sean Costelloe is Managing Director of The Mill’s London studio. He has more than 15 years’ experience in the visual effects industry and brings his insight and experience to drive new relationships, opportunities and strategic leadership across the group.
MD, Twickenham Studios
Cara was appointed MD to Twickenham Studios in 2020, leading and guiding all aspects of production, postproduction and emerging technology. Cara’s history includes 4 years as MD of Warner Bros De Lane Lea, and a six-year tenure at Sky serving as senior manager of post production operations, which preceded serving as head of post production at Goldcrest Films for 3 years.
Mike is Chair and Co-founder of Artem, a physical special effects company that is also involved with 3D scanning, 3D printing and robotic machining. Mike sits on the British Screen Advisory Council and the Court of The University of Hertfordshire, as well as the Board of UK Screen and has been involved with the association since its inception.
Managing Director, Film, Framestore London
With 20 years in the Industry, Lucy was Managing Director of Framestore’s Montréal office for three years before returning to the London office in 2018 as Managing Director, Film. With experience working both in facilities and production, Lucy holds an in depth understanding of the challenges of the industry.
Senior Director of Trevanna London LTD
Annie spent 8 years working as a Post Accountant in Trevanna, New York. Trevanna Post has been the film industry’s premier post-production accounting firm for over 20 years, a team of accounting professionals who work diligently to promote the film, and television. Annie is Senior Director of Trevanna London LTD.
CEO, Co-founder, BlueBolt Ltd.
Lucy began her career in film production and worked her way up the production chain, co-founding BlueBolt in 2009 along with her business partner Angela Barson. In the last seven years the company has grown into one of London’s most respected award-winning boutique VFX facilities, covering high-end television, independent, and studio films.