Global market leader in LED lighting technology, Midstream Lighting is delighted to announce Simon Newcombe has joined its team as Head of Specification. A new role at the company, Simon will be responsible for ensuring Midstream is specified with consultants and architects across its core aviation, sports, maritime, and horticultural sectors.
Before joining Midstream Simon has held director and senior specification roles at a number of top global lighting companies, including Siteco, Ligman, and Schreder.
Asked why he’s joined Midstream Simon says:
“With over 15 years in the lighting industry, I’ve followed the Midstream story since they launched. From ‘the new kid on the block’ and an industry disruptor to the market leader in just 10 years, it really has been a remarkable story. So, when the chance to join the company to help it grow even further appeared, I had to grab it with both hands. Midstream’s products, expertise, service, and truly customer-centric values are extremely important in a highly technical area like lighting. Together, they make the company stand head and shoulders above the rest of the industry. It’s very exciting and a real honour to be part of such an accomplished and innovative company!’’
Alexander Krupkin – Operations Director and Co-Founder at Midstream Lighting has this to say about Simon joining the Midstream family.
“Simon is going to be a fantastic addition to Midstream. His academic background in architecture, lighting industry knowledge and experience, and his proven ability to develop business will help drive us to further heights. The whole team here is looking forward to working with him and welcoming him to the family.”