The Atomhawk team are the driving force behind our desire to inspire and delight through exceptional art and design.
We’re immensely proud of our diverse flock drawn together from across the globe and we combine their unique talents to work together, creating epic solutions for our clients.
In return, everyone has the opportunity to shape an exciting variety of projects and to receive world-class training and development in a sociable and supportive environment with no unpaid overtime.
We’re always growing and love to hear from talented people and ambitious partners.
Find out about our latest vacancies here.
Meet Our Team
Our Management Team
Managing Director, Tim Wilson, works with our UK and Canada studios to ensure they run smoothly and remain at the forefront of our industry while Founder and Director, Ron Ashtiani, champions creative excellence and proudly flies the Atomhawk flag at industry events.
As Head of Marketing, Karen Hinchliffe is responsible for spreading the word about our outstanding work and maintaining our worldwide reputation.
Creative Development Director, Nader Alikhani, works with studios to identify their visual development needs before working with our teams in the UK and Canada to deliver tailored creative solutions.
Art Manager, Darren Yeomans oversees our art team, helping to deliver a breadth of creative styles and working with each of our artists to develop bespoke, structured career pathways.
Our Production Team
Our Production Team ensure all our projects are delivered seamlessly and with the best possible client service.
They work hard to guarantee deadlines are met, challenges are overcome and expectations are exceeded.
Our Art Leads
Our Art Leads, Corlen, Charlie, Drew and Dan combine decades of experience in creating art and design for some of the world's biggest entertainment franchises.
As well as delivering exceptional art and design work and leading projects across a diverse range of styles and subjects, they also play an essential role in developing the rest of the team.
Our Art & Design Team
Our Art & Design Team are an amazingly talented bunch drawn together from across the globe and united in their passion for telling awesome stories through inspiring art, design and animation.
They work closely to combine their own unique perspectives and experiences in establishing creative visions, setting styles and producing work which surpasses expectations.
Our Canada Team
Our Canada team are based in beautiful Vancouver. With support from the UK team, they bring outstanding art, design and creative direction to projects across the full spectrum of the entertainment industry for clients in North America and beyond.
The growing team is headed up by Studio Director, Chris Rowe, who brings a wealth of experience in games industry production management to the Atomhawk table.
Life in Vancouver
Our Vancouver studio is situated right in the multi-cultural city amidst a vast array of bars and restaurants and with a view from our balcony across the water and over to the mountains beyond. While natural beauty abounds within the city and its surrounding, cultural highlights include the Vancouver Art Gallery, the Museum of Anthropology and the Orpheum music venue.
"Vancouver is one of those rare places in the world where you can go skiing and sunbathing on the beach, all in the same day!" Chris Rowe
"Granville Island is a great place to stroll around and enjoy the fantastic market place, bakeries, coffeeshops and bookstores." Steph McGowan
"Stanley Park is a beautiful source of nature and inspiration for everyone to enjoy." Tia Rambaran
Life in Newcastle & Gateshead
Based on the Newcastle–Gateshead quayside, we’re surrounded by world-class culture, in the form of The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art and The Sage music venue, and a great selection of restaurants, bars and clubs which make for some epic nights out.
With great transport links via Metro and train, we’re also just a short distance from North East England’s unspoiled historic coastline and the dramatic natural landscapes of the local countryside.