Alex Hope is Managing Director and co-founder of the award-winning VFX house Double Negative Ltd.
He co-founded Double Negative (Dneg) in 1998 with a team of 30. The company has since grown to be Europe's largest provider of visual effects for film, operating from locations in London and Singapore to serve the global film and television community.
Alex is a board member for both Creative Skillset and Screen UK. In 2010, he co-authored the Next Gen Report, a review of the skills needs of the VFX and Video Games Industries for the DCMS. He was awarded an OBE for services to the VFX Industry in 2011.
Hello Charlie, founded by Paul Tigwell and Jason Mullings, creates visual content for Broadcast, Live Events, Music, Commercials, Branding and Digital Media. Over the last decade Hello Charlie has grown in size and reputation into a formidable alliance of creatives, designers, producers, digital artists and film makers.
Working closely with production companies, agencies, artists and management, it forges ideas from initial concept through to completion, engaging with the client at every stage to ensure overall creativity, unity and vision.
Photo: Mentor Alex Hope and Hello Charlie mentees Jason Mullings and Paul Tigwell