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Mark Lightfoot appointed Managing Director of Modulex UK

Black & White head shot of Mark LightfootCongratulations to SDS member Mark Lightfoot on his recent appointment as Managing Director of Modulex UK. Taking up his post from 7 October 2019, Mark, a Modulex partner since 2003, will be primarily focusing on strengthening the company’s UK sales and business development strategy, developing new markets and expanding on services offered beyond design and build.

On Mark’s promotion, Ketil M. Staalesen CEO of Modulex Group comments: “With his focus on design, operational excellence, and entrepreneurial personality, Mark is a perfect fit for the new generation of Modulex leadership.”

Mark is a founding partner of Malta based Urban UX Limited, a unique company focused on wayfinding and signage, urban and street furniture, audio and scent branding.

After graduating with 1st Class Honours degree from the University of the Arts London in 1992, Mark has spent the past 27 years working in design, more latterly focused on business development and sales for the signage and urban user experience business.

Applying design-led analysis and execution to user experiences, Mark helps clients reduce complexity and discover ways to engage customers with simplicity, clarity and wit. He consistently delivers value across multiple business sectors from financial services to hospitality, healthcare, tourism, entertainment, retail and government. Major successful projects include wayfinding and signage design for the Parliament of Malta, the complete signage program for Radisson Blu Resort Golden Sands, branding for Sparkasse Bank plc and a complete signage programme for Malta’s St James Hospital.

“There are exciting challenges ahead and I am ready and prepared to take Modulex in the UK to new levels.” says Mark Lightfoot. As part of his remit at Modulex UK, Mark is also hoping to grow Modulex UK’s involvement in the Sign Design Society.