KAINE PATEL

Founder & CEO (Snipple Group)

A seasoned entrepreneur, Kaine founded Snipple ten years ago and has been instrumental in getting it onto the international stage. He has built strong partnerships with all of the world-leading animation studios, production companies and broadcasters, growing Snipple into the global animation outfit that it is today.

 

JONATHAN TINSAY

Founder & Studio Direction (Snipple Philippines)

Jonathan is a renowned animation industry pioneer in the Philippines. He is responsible for the day to day running of the studio. His leadership, humility and decades of experience are the bedrock on which Snipple is built.

Starting in a one-bedroom apartment in 2011, Jonathan has built the studio into one of world’s best animation houses. His attention to detail and nurturing of a strong company culture help create a fun and rewarding work environment.

 

ROMY GARCIA

Founder & Creative Director (Snipple Philippines)

Romy is a highly respected artist and industry figure in the Philippines. He has a wealth of experience gained working for studios in Canada and Disneytoons Australia. Romy is responsible for Snipple consistently achieving the highest standards of quality across all creative activity. His influence can be seen through each and every one of our shows!

 

KARINA STANFORD-SMITH

Animation Development Director (Snipple Originals)

Karina has more than 30 years animation experience working with industry giants such as Disney, Nickelodeon, Amazon, CBBC, CITV, Aardman, Milkshake/Channel 5 and The Jim Henson Company.

She has worked on more than 25 long for animated series and produced shows such as award-winning Tickety Toc and Emmy nominated Dennis & Gnasher Unleashed.

 

VINCENT JAMES

Creative Director (Snipple Originals)

Vince has worked in animation for more than 30 years, designing, developing, storyboarding and directing various shows for clients including BBC, Nickelodeon, ITV, Children’s TV Workshop and Dreamworks. Vince has been twice BAFTA nominated and the recipient of awards such as the Golden Puccinella for design and an industry excellence award for his storyboards.

 

SIMON GODFREY

Creative Development Producer (Snipple Originals)

Simon has more than 20 years working in various fields within the TV and animation industry including production, pitch development, design and advertising. He has designed for and developed properties for clients such as Beano Studios, BskyB, Coolabi, Random House, S4C and Zodiak Kids. His production clients include: m4e, Milkshake!, Sky Vision Productions and Wish Films.

 

SANJAY ASHAR

Finance Director (Snipple Group)

Sanjay has worked in music, TV, film and radio with entrepreneurs and high-growth companies. He is a Chartered Management Accountant and has an MBA from Cranfield School of Management.