Hooper - Our People

We are a team of talented and highly motivated people sharing one passion: the love for crafting compelling films and digital content.

Dan Kohn drives the business and bring with him a strong team of hand picked talent to help create and deliver excellence across the board, both in brand films and interactive digital content.

Hooper converts passion and expertise to innovate at all levels, consistently setting new standards for excellence.

Daniel Kohn
Film & Innovation Director
Daniel Kohn

Dan has over 15 years experience in VFX, technology and film is helping to define the path we take, as a business of creativity married with technology.

His diverse CV includes a 1st class honours degree in Artificial Intelligence, a career as a VFX artist and Directorships in several successful creative businesses. This experience gives him a unique understanding of how and when to use technology and film to create maximum impact.

Dan's passion is to find better ways of telling stories and conveying emotion. He understands that technology should be used to serve content and enhance customer experiences and never simply for the 'sake of it'. This broad width and depth of experience in technical and creative gives him a unique 360 view of clients projects.

Nick Bateman
Head of CG
Nick Bateman

Vast amount of expertise and knowledge in Architectural Films and Automotive. First in and last to leave almost every day, Nick’s passion and commitment to the cause make him one of Hooper’s most talented individuals.
Key skills include R&D, scene setups, modelling, texturing, tracking, lighting, and rendering. Whilst doing this, he’s constantly helping the team with whatever problems they have and fixing them - on every occasion.
High level of experience working with vehicle dynamics and managing CGI artist’s work to maintain quality.
High quality threshold and unswerving passion for CG.