Cass MBA
London Symposium 2017
William Sargeant

Sir William Sargent


CEO and Founder

William co-founded Framestore in 1986 after studying Business and Law at Trinity College. He has been part of Framestore’s successful rise from an award winning commercials house to world renowned film VFX company based in London, New York, LA and Montreal.

During that time the company has worked on all eight of the Harry Potter films, Alfonso CuarĂ³n’s Gravity, James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy and Paul King’s Paddington, to name just a few. William has also Partnered and Executive Produced The Tale of Despereaux, Harry Brown, Heartless, Me and Orson Welles and UTZ, as well as Spitting Image and The Florentine Intermedi.

Equally at home in Hollywood and government, he was Permanent Secretary, Regulatory Reform, at the Cabinet Office, Board Director of HM Treasury and a fellow of the Royal Society for the Arts. He was knighted by the Queen in 2008.

Speaking in:

The Future of Film

Tuesday, 23rd May 2017

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Science Museum, Exhibition Road, Kensington, London SW7 2DD