Paul Miles

Paul Miles,
United Arab Emirates

Since starting his career in the lighting industry more than 20 years ago, Paul Miles has gained experience in a variety of lighting-related fields, including project management, lighting consulting, independent lighting design, and working for renowned European luminaire manufacturers.

In 2007 Paul relocated from the United Kingdom to the Middle East where he developed a lighting design department for WSP Middle East.
Then after the successful completion of various projects, such as the interior FOH Mall areas of Mirdif City Centre, Paul became the Principal Lighting Designer and Partner at Light Touch PLD L.L.C. Since then, Paul worked on several notable projects, across several fields; Signature hotels such as Jumierah Beach, Dubai, Palazzo Versace and the very exciting Atlantis the Royal due to be open early 2023. Shopping Malls such as Dubai Mall, Mirdif City Centre, Dubai Hills Mall & Place Vendome Doha to name a few; blue chip commercial spaces such as Google, Mastercard & Aldar HQ; Public Realm & leisure projects such as JBR walk, Innovation Hub & Aquaventure water park.

Paul continues to develop his teams' processes and skill sets today, with more than 25 years of design experience, 20 of which are specifically in the lighting industry, and 15 which have been spent in the Middle East. Paul has recently made the transition into tech-art and digital design, and he is supported by an amazing loyal, hardworking, and dedicated team of talented individuals. Paul's passion for the industry never dies and he is enthusiastic about what the future may bring.