Alan Mitchell
Creative & Managing Director

Alan Mitchell
Creative & Managing Director

Alan Mitchell has over 25 years experience as an independent lighting consultant. Project experience includes large-scale modern and classical exteriors, structures, bridges, atria, offices, hotels, shopping centres, aqua parks and museums and galleries. Work has been undertaken on over 300 projects in more than 20 countries around the world.

As Managing and Creative Director Alan brings the creative, technical and business aspects of the projects together to provide his clients with a personalised service that offers the most imaginative yet efficient lighting design solutions within given budgets and time constraints.


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Alessandro Ayanian
Design Director (Dubai)

Alessandro Ayanian
Design Director (Dubai)

Alessandro has over 15 years experience in the lighting industry, performing in a variety of roles since obtaining a diploma in Integrated Engineering Systems BEng (Hons). He has extensive experience in using LEDs and DMX control systems with creative programming used in scene setting and commissioning.

Alex specialises in hospitality work with large-scale modern exteriors, hotels, offices and malls, with a particular focus on lighting control systems.



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Jim Ramli
Director (Malaysia)

Jim Ramli
Director (Malaysia)

James Surla
Senior Project Designer

James Surla
Senior Project Designer

James has been in the field of lighting and lighting design for 10 years with experience as a product design engineer and as a dedicated lighting designer. Building on two years as a Product Design Engineer James moved to Dubai and his interest and passion with light brought him into the world of lighting design where he continues to work to a high level.

As a senior member of staff James not only brings his technical expertise to projects but also oversees other designers in the office. James knows how to make the best use of the powerful medium of light, creating effects that can be changed to suit the required mood.

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John Paul Maravilla
Project Designer

John Paul Maravilla
Project Designer

John Paul trained and qualified as a lighting design engineer and brings a wealth of technical expertise to neolight in the areas of LED and DMX control systems.

Combined with his creativity he is able to produce innovative solutions for a range of projects, particularly within the hospitality sector. Specialities and experience in high-end hotels, landscapes and facade lighting.



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Erika Bague
Designer

Erika Bague
Designer

Erika graduated with a BS in Architecture from Ateneo de Davao University in Philippines and has since also passed the Architecture Licensure Exam. She is a determined and hardworking designer with experience working in the fields of architecture, interior design and space planning.

Her creativity and desire to learn brings a collaborative approach to her work as she looks to integrate lighting into the vision of the project. Specialities and experience in high-end hotels, high rise towers, and landscapes.


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Nuri Ramli
Designer

Nuri Ramli
Designer

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Gary Thornton
Senior Project Designer

Gary Thornton
Senior Project Designer

As a Senior Project Designer Gary brings creative and technical expertise to each and every project he works on. Drawing on previous design experience, and combining it with pushing the boundaries of new technology, he seeks to provide innovative lighting solutions realized from concept to complete within time scales and budgets.

Specialities and experience in high-end hotels and leisure areas, landscapes and façade lighting.


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Charlie Ababao
Design Technician

Charlie Ababao
Design Technician

Charlie has extensive experience in designing lighting solutions for the local market and has worked on a range of projects from large hotels and facades to leisure clubs and modern villas.

He seeks to combine his previous experience with utilising the latest in LED technology to achieve innovative lighting designs.



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Faye Lyon
Designer

Faye Lyon
Designer

Faye graduated with a BS in Architecture from Ateneo de Davao University in Philippines and has since gained experience as an Architectural Apprentice and Field Architect before focussing her interest on lighting design.

With further experience in interior design and space planning Faye brings high levels of creativity and imagination to her work to design and communicate the design intent. Specialities and experience in high-end hotels, high rise towers, and landscapes.


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Prema Ratnasingam
Project Coordinator

Prema Ratnasingam
Project Coordinator

Mehrdad Eizadfar
Project Designer

Mehrdad Eizadfar
Project Designer

Mehrdad’s experience in the interior design sector has led him to design and create rich and luxurious interior ambiances through architectural lighting for high end modern villas and penthouses, hotels and hospitality buildings.

As a Project Designer Mehrdad brings technical expertise to each and every project he works on. Specialising on design and visualising he helps to illustrate the design intent and sell the vision for each project. Using his multidisciplinary experience he seeks to provide innovative lighting design solutions to enhance architecture, interiors and landscapes.

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Lester Columna
Design Technician

Lester Columna
Design Technician

Lester’s previous experience working as an interior designer allows him to understand internal aesthetics and blend this with the technical aspects of lighting.

Lester continues to build on this and use his creativity to continue to develop lighting schemes that enhance interior spaces and lift them up through the use of carefully selected lighting. Specialities and experience in high-end hotels, leisure areas, and residential villas.



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Jubilee Maningo
Designer

Jubilee Maningo
Designer

Innovative, inspiring and motivational architect who has a commercial approach to creative design and a high degree of professional competence.

Handled multiple projects involved in planning, design and construction. With a strong ideas in utilizing architectural lighting design and expertise in driving projects in order to provide quality construction solutions.



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Poorvi Kamath
Project Designer

Poorvi Kamath
Project Designer

Poorvi has a broad range of experience in the field of architecture and lighting design. As a qualified architect from Bangalore with a hobby in photography she understands light and its sculptural character which has led to further study a Masters in Architectural Lighting.

As Project Designer Poorvi continues to produce creative ideas using the medium of light as her tool and develop original and contemporary designs.


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Durz Custodio
Designer / Visualiser

Durz Custodio
Designer / Visualiser

Durz brings a diverse skillset to neolight having previously worked as an architect and interior designer. Having always had a passion for lighting he has developed technical skills to create and enhance spaces using light.

As well as key design work Durz specialises in the visualisation of ideas to illustrate the design intent and convey ideas and lighting solutions. Specialities and experience in high-end hotels, leisure areas, and facades.


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Nilusha Rajapaksha
Designer

Nilusha Rajapaksha
Designer