Our Team

We have skilled team members ready to help you throughout New Zealand.

Several of our team members are qualified in Illumination Engineering, having completed the Graduate Certificate in Science and Technology (Lighting) at Massey University. Many are also technical members of the professional body for lighting engineers, the IESANZ. Search here by region for your local Rexel lighting expert.

Upper North Island

Abhi Dipak

Lighting Design & Sales
Abhishek graduated University with a degree in Electrical Engineering
and joined the Rexel Lighting team in 2018. He has great customer service skills and has a real passion for Lighting, Lighting Designs & Lighting Technologies including IOT and Lighting Controls
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John Keen

BD Lighting
Joined Rexel Lighting in July 2019.
Bringing 22 years of experience in the Lighting service and supply industry - from the Signage, Industrial, Commercial and the Local Authority Public sector, including Sports, amenity and Road lighting. Holding roles in Territory management, Business Development and Key account sales throughout NZ. Passionate about lighting with the capability of dealing with the corporate CEO, a Consulting Engineer, Contract Electricians/installers within the NZ market, or with a Multi - National Corporation
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Central North Island

Alex Geisler TechIES

BD Lighting
Alex is a registered electrician with 16 years’ experience in the electrical industry and over 7 years in the lighting industry.
He holds a Grad Cert Sci Tech (Lighting) from Massey University and having worked in both installation and the specifying of luminaires he is well positioned in the field of Retrofit Lighting. Alex is also a Technical member of the IES.
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Upper South Island

Robert Smith

BD Lighting
Robert has over 43 years experience in the Electrical industry
both in installation and wholesaling. Robert's role is to liaise with key accounts, Large end users and Electrical Contractors. He offers experienced advice from his years within the industry to aide Customers in making the best Energy Efficient decisions for their projects.
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Stu Wilson

Lighting Designer
Stu has joined the Rexel Lighting team from a background
in the Civil and Survey cad industry and Lighting Design. Stu started his Lighting Design career in Street Lighting and specialises in exterior, sports, carparks and street Lighting
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National Office

Eric Ryde

Technical Manager
Eric has 20 + years experience both in NZ and the UK in commercial lighting product design,
manufacture and testing. Encompassing all types of luminaries from HID to LED and lighting controls. Eric's focus is on technical support for imported and locally manufactured Lighting Product.
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