Kristofer Collier to light up the Middle East with N&M
UAE: With more than 20 years of experience as a lighting designer, engineer and operator gained throughout the Middle East, Europe and the Far East, Kristofer Collier has joined Neumann&Müller Event Technology (N&M) as its new head of lighting operations and lighting design. Based in Dubai, Mr Collier will be responsible for managing the company’s lighting activity across entire Middle Eastern market.
Prior to the appointment, Mr Collier had spent 12 years operating in a freelance capacity, building a portfolio work that included working with renowned acts such as Kylie Minogue and Metallica. He has also provided his services for several large shows in Dubai, including the Burj Khalifa’s New Year’s Eve celebrations and the 43rd UAE National Day, as well as serving as the lighting designer for the 2016 Baku Formula One concert. His knowledge and skills span consoles from grandMA, Whole Hog, Martin and Avolites in addition to Cast Wysiwyg and AutoCAD design.
‘Kristofer’s vast experience and expertise in the technical field surely add value to the company,’ said N&M general manager, Rick Wade. ‘His role, overseeing one of the most important aspects of our business, is very crucial as we continue to be recognised as the expert in the event technology both in Europe and in the region.’