University of Technology, Arts and Design

Borja Montoro Cavero

  • Director of the Character Design Expert Program
  • Character Design at Netflix Animation

A designer with more than 25 years of experience in the industry, he spent seven years as an animator at Disney, where he worked to bring Tarzan to life, among other characters, with the Paris team, supervised directly by the legendary Glen Keane for more than two years. He’s been back in Madrid sincew 2003, having worked as a character designer for major animation studios such as Netflix Animation, Warner Bros, Dreamworks, The SPA Studios, Walt Disney Animation Studios and Illumination Mac Guff, among many others. He has worked on films such as Moana, Zootopia, Klaus, Despicable Me 3, Ralph Breaks the Internet, Mary Poppins Returns, Space Jam 2, and The Boss Baby: Family Business.