Highly regarded within the VFX and gaming industries Mark is Managing Director of Escape Technology.  He oversees every aspect of his business from operations to sales and support services.  With vast experience in business development and CG technologies he is perfectly placed to advise on the strategy and partnerships for the LightForge Academy.

Mark joined Escape Studios as Commercial Director before becoming Managing Director and establishing Escape Technology in 2012.  Since then Escape Technology has become the foremost independent technology reseller in the industry.

Prior to Escape, Mark was European Development Director at Alias where he introduced the now industry standard software Maya to the UK and Europe.  He also ran Alias’ successful European video games business.