Leanne is a Senior Recruiter for ILM London, previously at Outpost VFX and Aardman Animations. Having worked in the VFX, Animation and 3D Design industry for 15+ years as both a 3D artist and Recruiter; Leanne bridges her design background and recruiting experience to source global VFX talent for Film and Episodic TV. With a foundation of fine art and design training; it has given her the tools and knowledge to be able to spot talent at all stages of individual career progression. Understanding the artists and connecting candidates to the right roles is now her passion; and to do that for ILM is a dream force!
The artistry and cinematography principles used across VFX + Animation inspires Leanne and is a huge interest; constantly blown away by how ILM leads the industry in pushing boundaries to achieve perfection on the screen.
You can also find Leanne at regular industry events looking ahead to promote diversity and equality within the VFX + Animation work environment – core values close to her work ethic and ethos.
Based by the beach in Southbourne nr. Bournemouth Leanne balances work life with her small family, a golden retriever and the occasional venture back to illustration commissions.