Ben Forder

Creative Studio Manager , CFA Institute

Ben has worked in media and production since 2006, with a career spanning everything from fashion photography, sound design, camera operating and cinematography, editing and producing for film, & television through to social media and web video. Over the last 14 years he has moved from producing and production management through to running large production teams, initiating and scaling video departments within agency and production company settings.  His nerdy technical side has led him to have designed and built 5x photography, green-screen and live streaming studios in the UK and US, as well as advising Fortnum & Mason on the design of their new filming studios at their flagship store in London. Ben has recently left his role  running a large 35+ person inhouse advertising production team as Executive Director and Head of video at That Lot. He has recently taken on a new role heading up CFA Institute‚Äôs Creative Studios as part of their Global Digital and Marketing Team.