A board of industry experts has been selected to advise on the development of our student programmes, as part of our commitment to ensure the pipeline of future talent obtain the right experience when learning. The aim is to ensure our students graduate with the strongest set of relevant and desirable skills that will match industry requirements and set them apart as candidates.
Members of the board
Escape Studios is happy to announce that the new members from the best of the British film industry include:
- Juan Salazar, The Foundry
- Charlie Bayliss, Framestore
- Kevin Spruce, Framestore
- Dan Gray, Us Two
- Alistair Hope, Creative Assembly
- Philip Hunt, Studio AKA
- Ollie Davis, Aardman
- Phil Dobree, Jellyfish
The Board is chaired by Dean of Escape Studios, Ian Palmer (Acting Chair).
These leaders of industry influence support and contribute to the development and delivery of Escape Studios' undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, as well as the range of short courses. Their role will also include panel debate contribution at the annual VFX Festival, participation in round-table discussions and the leading of exclusive talks for students.