Reckless Abandon. Forward thinking.

Based in Berlin and Los Angeles, Abandon is a young diverse team of creative talent defining what the future looks like. We partner with clients that have the same vision, determination, and beliefs.

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Our team

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MICHAEL WICKHAM

PRODUCTIONS Director

Michael has extensive experience working in both advertising and journalistic production. Working across photography, film, writing and content production. His work has been seen in the New York Times, The Guardian, and BBC and has worked for such brands as Qantas, M&S, and Apple. 

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ALINA HOLTMANN

Lead Designer

Alina is a graphic designer who has worked extensively in the music industry and now works with start-ups and early stage companies to help them develop their brand.  Her work is versatile, consisting of digital art, collages, paintings, illustrations and mixed media.  

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ALEX VIVIAN

Creative Director

Alex is a Creative with over a decade’s experience working on film productions in Australia, Asia, America and Europe. He has run multiple production departments within world-leading advertising agencies and has also won numerous awards for his directing work.  

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JESS BELGIOVANE

Executive Producer

Jess is a broadcast producer whose main focus is the intersection of technology, data, creativity and film craft. She has extensive experience producing film, stills, tech, promo and event productions. She has created award-winning campaigns for clients including McDonalds, Volkswagen, Virgin Airlines, Intel, and Streets.

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NIKOLAS KASINOS

MOTION PRODUCER

Nikolas combines aesthetic approach and technical skillset, articulate in both traditional and digital media, with 360 implementation. His varied background consists of global and local commercial campaigns. Publications include W&V, Nowness, Dazed, iD Online, Vice.

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CHERIE BIRKNER

PRODUCTION & SOCIAL CORDINATOR

Cherie has 16+ years of work experience in the creative industry, including design, creative direction, social media strategy, influencer relations, e-commerce, and photography. She is also the founder of the online platform Sustainable Fashion Matterz. 

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JEREMY CARNE

motion DIRECTOR & POST PRODUCTION

Jeremy has a wealth of experience directing creative and documentary content for a broad spectrum of industries; previous clients include Universal, Sony Music, Coca Cola, Speedo. He possesses comprehensive skills in practical production and post-production.