Rogier van der Heide

Former Head of Innovation Phillips

Rogier is one of the world’s leading lighting designers with clients such as Louis Vuitton, Prada, Apple, Boeing and Aston Martin under his belt. But also in the world of superyachts, Rogier van der Heide is no stranger.

Rogier started his career 30 years ago in entertainment design, led the world’s largest lighting design studio during 8 years and was Chief Design Officer at Philips Lighting. He created iconic lighting for the Olympic Games (China, Sochi and London) and for national museums such as the Rijksmuseum in The Netherlands, home to some of the world’s most important artworks by Rembrandt and Vermeer.

In superyacht design, Rogier specializes in connected, changeable lighting scenes that accommodate any event aboard and that are relaxing, festive, and stimulating. Rogier’s light gives your yacht a stunning appearance in the marina. In close collaboration with Mr. Smith Entertainment Systems, His imaginative design creates not only beautiful light, but is also tightly integrated with all other entertainment aboard