Flaime combines world-leading research in computer vision, computer graphics and machine learning with industry expertise in film and video game content production.
Co-Founder & CEO
Sharon has over 20 years experience working at the forefront of the entertainment industry. She brings to Flaime her deep knowledge and expertise of content creation for film, TV, talent and brands after spending 17 years working at Edelman, the world leading global communications firm.
She is the co-owner of The Imaginarium Studios, one of the world’s leading capture studios and has worked with creative visionaries and technological pioneers including will.i.am and Andy Serkis.
Her experience spans the management of global events for major brands, executive producer of shows for the BBC and BBC R&D as well as speaking at events including TedX.
Dr Davy Smith
Co-Founder & CTO
Davy is a world leading AI researcher with a PhD in Neuro-Evolutionary algorithm design (University of London). Before founding Flaime, Davy was a post-doctoral researcher in interactive and adaptive broadcasting technologies. (University of York, BBC R&D)
He has over 10 years of industry experience with clients in the creative sector, including Tate. He has scaled deep tech SaaS tech as a first hire for MXX, now part of Triller.
He also has a background as a creative technologist (MRes Digital Media) and has exhibited media art internationally.