Kerry Lock, Finance Director, Aardman Animation

Kerry Lock

 Kerry is the Finance Director at Aardman Animations (Wallace & Gromit, Shaun the Sheep, Timmy Time, Chicken Run), a role he has held since 2003, after joining the company in 1996.

A qualified accountant, prior to Aardman, he held a variety of financial roles in the retail, engineering, construction, software and insurance industries. He is currently a Trustee of Spike Island, an international centre for the development of contemporary art and design, and is also a Trustee and Honorary Treasurer of The SS Great Britain Trust.

Kerry is married with three children and enjoys the cinema, keeping fit, travel and cricket, and is playing member of the MCC.

“I am very pleased to have come onto the Board of the UK Screen Alliance and am looking forward, under the new umbrella organisation, to ensuring the growth of Animation UK members, and the Alliance strengthening their position as the primary industry body, and continuing to influence policy in the Creative Industries.”