Amir Nasrabadi

Head of studio, Vancouver
Walt Disney Animation Studios

Amir Nasrabadi has over 20 years’ experience in production, operations, finance and strategy in the animation industry. He has held senior roles with some of the world’s top studios and has supported countless award-winning films and series as an executive. He is currently the head of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ new studio in Vancouver.

WHAT’S NEW: Currently heading up the startup and expansion of Disney Animation’s new studio in Vancouver, which will focus on high-quality, event-driven series and features for Disney+.
FUN FACT: My favourite cartoon character growing up was Droopy.
BIGGEST LESSON: Life is this moment and only this moment.