Gustavo Karam


Executive Producer Final Frontier, China


Gustavo Karam is an award-winning executive producer for film, animation, and mixed media currently based in Shanghai.  With a decade of industry experience, expertise covering production of CGI, 2D, 3D, live-action, photography, music and SoundFX, across his career he has executed productions for countless agencies and clients across five continents.

Gus is a partner of the renowned animation studio Le Cube, partner in music production house Cachorro Loco, and most recently founder and partner of Final Frontier, a Shanghai-based production company for advertising, focused on animation and mixed media in Asia.  

He executive produced the project, “Senna, in the Heart of Brazil", which scooped awards at Cannes Lions, NY Film Festival, London International Awards, Clio Awards, Ciclope, Bassawards and Ojo, to name just a few.  His most recent honours include a Craft award at Spikes Asia for the "Year With Uber” campaign with R/GA Singapore, a gold in Animation at Ciclope LATAM for the campaign with Spanish television channel Antena 3, and Best Animation For Social Media award from Motionographer, the global animation industry’s most important and prestigious curation platform besides a shortlist in digital craft in Cannes 2018 with the project “HBL" for Nike Shanghai. 

Gus’ accomplishments have seen him invited to speak at festivals including Off Barcelona, Klikk Festival Amsterdam, Expotoons Argentina, CutOut Fest Mexico and Animamundi Brazil, and delivered several workshops and masterclasses in universities and schools.