October 2021

Simonne Bailey appointed Co-CEO

“Simonne has a deep understanding of Light Project’s customer and invaluable insight into our industry and its future market trends” said Matt Hicks. "We are aligned in our values, our passion for legacy, great design, and a disruptive attitude, I am excited to work alongside Simonne to grow our team and evolve the business strategy to reach new customers with our superior lighting solutions." Prior to joining Light Project, Simonne was Global Head of Strategy and Managing Director of JAHAMA Australia at GFG Alliance and was responsible for managing the group’s extensive property portfolio as well as leading new development concepts incorporating sustainable supply chain methodologies. Prior to GFG, Simonne lead Lendlease’s Connected Living business which created a new integrated business to design and deliver large scale social and affordable housing, which recently completed Gibbon’s Street Project for SGCH in Redfern, setting a new precedent for social housing in Australia.

The Light Project platform offers unlimited opportunities to build genuine partnerships with our supply chain partners, our clients and local manufacturers to develop new products, service concepts and supply chain efficiencies across Australia and New Zealand.

Simonne Bailey | CEO : Light Project

“We have a unique opportunity to build on the solid foundation that Matt has created since 2008 and we will accelerate our growth by offering a diverse range of sustainable, economical and beautiful solutions to align with our customers ESG goals.” said Simonne Bailey. “I am excited to partner with Matt and the Light Project team and look forward to be bringing some exciting concepts to market very soon.“ Light Project specialise in lighting solutions. Since 2008, Light Project have operated at the forefront of lighting technology and control. We deliver innovative and creative lighting solutions projects across multiple sectors. Light Project can tailor a solution to exceed your project needs, enhance your design vision, whilst also reaching your sustainability goals. Learn more about Light Project and our exclusive brand partners here or simply contact Light us +61 3 8415 1970 and let us assist you realising your vision for your next project in New Zealand OR Australia.