Market Leading Post Production Visual Effects House

Project Optic

Hilco is delighted to offer for sale the business and assets of a well renowned London-based VFX house that specialises in film and TV.  The Company represents an excellent opportunity to acquire an established operator in the sector.

  • Highly skilled and experienced artists
  • Bespoke high quality in house developed pipeline (prescriptive software running facility)
  • Established client base including production companies and international streaming platforms
  • Work undertaken on numerous well known productions including Bafta nomination
  • Fully equipped premises in central London with state of the art IT and associated equipment
  • Significant work in progress
  • 2022 turnover c. £5.6m

Business Assets

Employees – c. 80 staff including c. 50 fee earners

IT and VFX Equipment – state of the art hardware with a cost price of c £1.5m

Intellectual Property Assets – the bespoke pipeline (software platform), established brand name, copyright in the website content, domain name and Company published literature

WIP, Order book and Pipeline – the existing work in progress, order book and prospects

Client Relationships – the longstanding client relationships

Organisational Knowledge – an established team with a detailed understanding of the bespoke software, client requirements and market

Goodwill – the valuable goodwill attaching to the business

Sale Process and Further Information

The deadline for offers is 10:00am BST, Wednesday 19 April 2023

On receipt of a signed non-disclosure agreement (NDA), access will be provided to a virtual data room housing additional information. To access the NDA, please click the link, sign and return via email to


Nick Hughes MRICS

Senior Director

London Office

+44 (0) 7979 541238

Roland Cramp MRICS

Managing Director

London Office

+44 (0) 7710 152668