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Who we are

Contrast Ratio Lighting Design was founded to provide architectural lighting design consultancy services to a range of industries. Our core belief is that any project requires two things, a creative concept followed by a solid implementation.

Founded in 2015 to service the needs of owners, architects, interior designers, landscape designers and associated design industries, Contrast Ratio is joined by experienced lighting designers having developed their lighting experience in multi award winning design practices and holding related Illumination Engineering, Electrical, Interior and Environmental Design qualifications.


Matt W Marshall

Founder & Managing Director, TechIES

Principal Matt Marshall has over 20 years’ experience in the lighting and associated industries and has built his experience in lighting design, project management, electrical and illumination engineering and custom lighting design and development across the Asia Pacific region with completed projects from China to New Zealand and across to the Indian subcontinent and Indian Ocean with projects in Sri Lanka and the Maldives.

Drawing on a strong technical background and educated in Illumination Engineering from RMIT University Matt applies his knowledge to see projects from concept to completion with a strong focus on implementation.

Full CV available on request here

Grace Eng

Associate Director, IALD

Grace Eng, IALD associate director at Contrast Ratio based in Singapore, has been in the lighting design field since she graduated from university in 2005. As an experienced and trusted lighting designer and project manager for time sensitive projects from concept to handover she has coordinated numerous complex projects. In the course of her work, she has visited many project sites throughout the Asia Pacific region including Eastern Europe and China.

Her international expertise has led her to work on variety of project applications, specifically in the hospitality, commercial and residential sectors. Among the renowned brands Grace has had the pleasure to design for are Intercontinental, Viceroy, Raffles, Marriott, Alila, Hilton, Shangri-La and Hyatt Hotels.

Full CV available on request here


Anesah Begam

Senior Lighting Designer

Anesah graduated with Diploma in 3D Design(Environmental Design) from NAFA, Singapore. Prior to joining Contrast Ratio in 2016, Anesah developed her skills under the guidance of LPA in Singapore working on local and international projects across the region. She has worked on various range of projects from private residentials, resorts, hotels and commercials. 
Apart from projects, Anesah was also involved on few lighting installations for Singapore Night Festivals.

Full CV available on request here

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