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Rupak Baniya, PhD

Senior Lighting Designer

With a PhD in Illumination Engineering, over six years of experience as a lighting researcher and five years’ experience as a lighting designer and technical manager, Rupak brings comprehensive lighting design and engineering knowledge to VALO. He also has a range of experience in lighting technical support, R&D, product development, quality assurance and project management.

Rupak completed his PhD in Illumination Engineering in 2017 and prior to that his Masters in Electrical Engineering at the Aalto University, Espoo, Finland. He is a member of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America as well as the Nepal Engineer Council.