The Team

What we’re made of…

Ann Marie Shillito MDesRCA, CEO & Founder

Ann Marie brings unique knowledge and understanding of the creative sector, manufacturing processes and the value of user centred development. Currently writing ‘Disruptive Technologies’ to be published by A. & C. Black in early 2013.


Xiaoqing Cao, Founder (Senior Programmer) & Consultant 

9 years involvement with Anarkik3D. She is a founder of Anarkik3D combining computer software engineering with practical artistic aesthetic, having extensive knowledge in research and development to plan and direct software development and has proven highly adept at building and demonstrating the sophisticated technologies at heart of Anarkik3D products. MSc in Computer Science from University of Edinburgh, Senior R&D Engineer/Software developer in telecommunication area (1998-2003) Alcatel Shanghai Bell Co. Ltd, BSc in Electronics and Information System, East China Normal University.


Glastonbridge Software Ltd, Technical Developement

Alex Shaw is the managing director of Glastonbridge Software Limited, he is a University of Edinburgh graduate, and a long-term developer of creative software. Glastonbridge Software is an Edinburgh-based consultancy doing innovative work for a range of clients in the creative industries. They are dedicated residents of the virtual and augmented worlds, producing augmented reality dance performances, haptic sculpting tools, and interactive music pieces. Glastonbridge have been trading for nine years; initially a consulting vehicle for Alex on his own, they incorporated in 2010 as the company began to grow. Their collaboration with Anarkik3D is a core part of their working portfolio, as both companies have strongly-aligned values and are looking to usher in a new era of digital arts.


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