Rik is from the UK and first came to New Zealand in Dec 2006, he liked it so much he decided to stay a little longer! He has mostly worked in television production over the years as a Producer / Director on prime time entertainment shows.
Rik is now Weta Workshop Design Dept Supervisor working under the leadership of Richard Taylor.
"Overseeing the creative concept/design process is a true pleasure, I am continually amazed by what we produce here in the design department and Weta in general. I work with some truly wonderful and creative people and have the opportunity to be involved on some truly fantastic and inspirational projects"
Rik studied in the UK gaining a BA (Hons) Degree in Electronic Media/Fine Art film and video on top of a BTEC National Diploma in Photography and Video and a GNVQ in Art and Design.