A bit more about me

Name:Nicolas Bega

Natonality:British & Mauritian

Age:36

Current interests:Character animation

Current residence:London, UK

Hobbies:Kitesurfing, snowboarding, swimming, roller-blading, squash, cycling, mountain biking, hiking, movies, animation, mangas, travelling, cooking, surfing(recently), DIY, video games

Qualifications:2011 - Advanced Character Animation Diploma at Animation Mentor

2008 - Interactive Entertainment Diploma at Qantm London (Maya 3d generalist)

1998 - Chartered Accountant

1994 to 1997 - Bachelor of Commerce and Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting at University of Cape Town, South Africa

Previous work experience (3d and finance):

November 2008 to May 2011 - accounting role at an investment bank in London, UK

August 2008 to October 2008 - satellite modelling for PRAGMA short film trailer

March 2008 to May 2008 - 3d modelling of Regent street furniture for Near Global in London, UK

April 2004 to December 2007 - accounting role for two investment banks in London, UK

March 2004 to April 2004 - systems analysis for a pharmaceutical company in London, UK

September 2003 to February 2004 - financial planning for the same energy company in London, UK

April 2001 to July 2003 - financial modeler for an energy company in London, UK

January 1998 to December 2000 - senior auditor for an auditing firm in Cape Town, South Africa

January 1996 to July 1997 - Financial Management tutor at University of Cape Town, South Africa

January 1993 to November 1993 - junior auditor at an auditing firm in Port Louis, Mauritius