We nurture every ounce of talent so that it can truly shine.

Built from the bootstraps up, we’ve grown from a hard-grafting husband and wife team to a company of dedicated designers and technicians with over 1,000 office lighting projects under our belt. We live and breathe design, channeling each dazzling ray of creativity into every office lighting project — delivering your vision with intelligence and beauty.

Making light work

Over 20 years in the business we’ve developed a very good understanding of the industry and how to best support our clients. We are transparent in all we do, and generous in sharing our expertise.

1356

Projects completed.

5

LIA qualified engineers.

65

Total combined years of experience in lighting.

Who we are today

Nurturing talent is a big part of who we are. And at 299 we encourage every light to shine. So, meet the team; together we are The Light Engineers.

James Pomphrey

Managing Director
With over 20 years of experience in the industry, James is the driving force behind the change, constantly discovering possibilities on how to take the business to the next level.

Marcela Pomphrey

Marketing Director
Marcela leads the creative identity of the business. Her instinctive approach is fuelled by her interest in design and underpinned by solid European business development experience.

Elman Lewis

Project Director
Elman’s solid lighting knowledge and technical expertise enables him to understand the client’s brief, ensuring the major and most complex of projects are delivered with brilliance.

Aaron Ruse

Commercial Analyst
Aaron’s ability to analyse and interpret data allows him to collaborate with every part of the 299 team. His role is crucial in ensuring that all internal systems run smoothly and efficiently.

Fay Berry

CPD Presenter/Brand Ambassador
Fay joined us recently and is quickly digesting all our CPD content. With her previous experience in commercial lighting and excellent presentation skills, Fay turns every CPD seminar into a great experience.

Robert Lees

Project Account Manager
Straight after graduating from the University of South Wales in Lighting Design and Technology, Robert joined our team. His technical knowledge shines through on the most complex of projects.

Chris Brooks

South West Project Manager
Thanks to his extensive product knowledge and lighting design experience, Chris is a very capable lighting engineer. He looks after our South West projects, from specification, site visits all the way to project completion and after-sales.

Tom Wilkins

Operations Administrator
Tom is a natural multitasker, making sure the orders are being processed correctly, products are being delivered on-site on time and all projects, as well as the office, run like a well-orchestrated operation.

Emma Pearse

Project Administrator
Emma keeps on top of all product and project documentation, checking things over before each order is placed. Her attention to detail and ability to keep focus shine on all projects.

Cerys Owen

Creative Marketing Assistant
Cerys is a creative by nature, making sure our marketing efforts are both beautiful and representative of our brand identity. She currently looks after our social media profiles, website and mailouts, and collaborates on hair-brained schemes.

Our defining moments…

The past 10+ years have been an exciting adventure for 299, and by a way of marking the milestones along the way, we have picked out our top defining moments.

Our defining moments…

The past 10+ years have been an exciting adventure for 299, and by a way of marking the milestones along the way, we have picked out our top defining moments.

The speed of light

Whether your needs are straightforward, complex or extraordinary, you can depend on us. Need it urgently? 299 is literally the speed of light.

The speed of light

Whether your needs are straightforward, complex or extraordinary, you can depend on us. Need it urgently? 299 is literally the speed of light.

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