Film business appoints new creative director

Phil Beastall

A company which makes films for corporate clients has appointed a new creative director.

Cheltenham based Squashed Robot has taken on video maker and director Phil Beastall.

Beastall has 15 years of experience in the video production and photography sector and has worked for clients such as  Adobe, McLaren, ITV and Google.

He was also the writer and director of the music video for Lewis Capaldi’s number one single Someone You Loved which featured Dr Who actor Peter Capaldi.

Squashed Robot is one of the fastest growing businesses in its sector and has an impressive array of clients.

Beastall said: “I wanted to join a content agency who had not only proved themselves to be a leader in the area, but had a huge amount of potential for growth.

“Squashed Robot has been incredibly welcoming and supportive of my transition and I can’t wait to see what content we create over the coming months.”

Chief executive Lex Beckett said: “Phil brings over a decade of creative experience with him that will allow the company to explore new opportunities and partnerships while offering existing clients the same gold standard service.”