Yen  Yau

Yen Yau

Talent Development Manager

  • Location: Birmingham
  • Career stage: Expert
  • Freelancer: Available

Hello there,

Thanks for stopping by to read my profile. I'm the Talent Development Manager (p/t) for Into Film which means I provide careers and skillls development support to young people, teachers and careers advisors, in the area of film.  

Over the last 3 years I have been undertaking more targeted work around the VFX industry to support and encourage more new entrants to consider the sector.

I also work for The Grierson Trust (, where I am responsible for its new entrant training scheme - Grierson DocLab. 

Work History

Outreach Programme Manager - The Grierson Trust

Oct 2014 - Present

Talent Development Manager - Into Film

Mar 2014 - Present

Project Manager - Second Light - First Light

Apr 2010 - Feb 2014

Strategic Partnerships Manager - First Light

Aug 2005 - Mar 2010

Professional Development Manager (West Midlands) - Arts & Business

Jan 2004 - Jul 2005

Deputy Director - Birmingham International Film & TV Festival

Apr 2002 - May 2005