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About The Foundry


The Foundry develops award-winning computer graphics and visual effects (VFX) software used globally by leading artists and designers. The portfolio lets users create inspiring and technical high-end visuals across a wide range of industries including film, TV, commercial and games, as well as the CAD, design and architecture markets. Together we constantly strive to produce innovative solutions that meet the needs of our customers and the ever-changing environments in which they work.

About The Foundry

Established in 1996, The Foundry produce a range of award-winning software solutions that facilitate ambitious visual effects across commercials, animation, episodic television, film and more. The fastest-growing company in its field today, The Foundry is internationally renowned for its product design and its collaborative and open approach.

Led by CEO Bill Collis and a management team that still includes the original founders, The Foundry is backed by The Carlyle Group with a substantial portion still owned by the staff. This rapidly growing UK company has more than 160 employees distributed between its London headquarters and Los Angeles offices as well as other locations world-wide.

Strategic Relationships

The Foundry has strong partnerships with several different companies in the computer graphics arena, including: Apple, nVidia, intel, AMD and Wacom. The Foundry is a Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Solution Partner and a technology supplier to Bentley Systems.

Redwood City

The Foundry
399 Bradford St.
Suite 100
Redwood City, CA 94063

Phone: +1 (650) 249-1204
Fax: +1 (650) 362-8083


The Foundry
5 Golden Square
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 20 7479 4350

Los Angeles

The Foundry
618 Hampton Drive
Los Angeles
CA 90291, USA

Phone: +1 (310) 399 4555
Fax: +1 (310) 450 4516

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