A pioneer and renowned in India for the depth and breadth of his filmmaking experience, Merzin has has been a pillar in the growth of DNEG India. He has led and inspired countless teams of artists, championing creative collaboration, technology and resource optimization to create a sustainable global VFX pipeline for Dneg out of India. Under his guidance and leadership, he has enabled the Dneg India team to be skilled in delivering marquee Hollywood projects including The Fate of the Furious, Wonder Woman, Dunkirk and the BAFTA and Academy award winner for Best Visual Effects, Blade Runner 2049. Merzin has been one of the key drivers of Dneg India’s solid expansion from a workforce of 150 to 1500 in a year and it is a testament to his entrepreneurial leadership that Merzin, prior to leading the Indian Operations of Dneg, launched and set-up Prime Focus’ Animation and Stereo offerings, including View-D™ 3D conversion pipeline in India. This pioneering, industry-leading pipeline has been delivering 3D films to Hollywood and the globe ever since.