Ben Grossmann is Co-Founder and CEO of Magnopus.
He is an Oscar-winning and Emmy Award-winning visual effects supervisor, with more than a decade of experience in media & entertainment, leading projects with budgets exceeding $15 million; while supervising teams of more than 800 people worldwide.
He most recently supervised JJ Abrams’ Star Trek Into Darkness, for which he received a 2014 Oscar-nomination. His resume includes films like Martin Scorsese’s Hugo, for which he won the Oscar for Best Visual Effects, Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland, Shutter Island, Sin City, The Day After Tomorrow, Master and Commander and dozens more. In addition to feature film work, he has directed and worked on award-winning commercial campaigns for major clients like BMW; music videos for artists like Justin Timberlake, and Mariah Carey; and other projects like the Universal Studios theme park for the Harry Potter franchise.
Ben is a member of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, and the Visual Effects Society.
You can contact him here.