Head of Technology

Heads of Department

As Head of Technology, Jason leads the studio's R&D team. Working out Axis' technology strategy with the studio's stakeholders, Jason has responsibility for driving innovation in the studio pipeline, R&D and real-time teams and leveraging emerging technologies across the studio group.

Prior to joining Axis in 2014, Jason worked at Lucasfilm Animation as a Stereoscopic Supervisor, a role he developed at Dr D Studios for the animated feature Happy Feet Two. He got his foot in the door at Double Negative as pipeline technical director on the feature Hellboy II: The Golden Army.

Jason holds a doctorate in mathematics from Imperial College, London; a masters in mathematics and physics from Warwick University; and a diploma in sci-fi comedy cartoons.

His short films have screened in UK cinemas and sold to HBO, BBC and UKTV.