Paul Traynor New Head of Light Bureau

As Light Bureau, part of AFRY, takes the next step to grow

ÅF Lighting changes name to Light Bureau

Light Bureau joined with ÅF Lighting in 2017 and have since

Paul Traynor interviewed by Flos Studios

Paul Traynor recently spoke to Flos Studios about the


Light Bureau is an Award-Winning Lighting Design & Consulting studio.  Established in 1999, we specialise in Strategic Light Consulting, Project Design & Delivery and Product Development.

We work worldwide with Architectural Design Partners and Clients who value innovative application of Lighting Techniques & Technology, Design Integrity and a Collaborative working style.  Based in London & wholly independent, our international team draws from a range of disciplines enabling us to provide a diversity of light related solutions.

Our Value lies in producing User-Centric Designs and Stakeholder-Centric Solutions.  Our approach combines Resourceful Creativity with Execution Excellence.

To us, Light is Craft


Strategic Consulting

Drawing on our extensive knowledge of Light, we enable Organisations & Communities to meet strategic objectives. Services include Urban Master-Planning, Multi-Site Lighting Strategy Formulation and Brand Identity Underpinning.

Project Design & Delivery

Our scope of expertise ranges from strategic Concept Development through to Detailed Design & Project Delivery. Contexts range from Public Realm to Residential.

Product Development

Working with carefully selected manufacturing partners, we design & develop both Bespoke Project Solutions and Innovative New Products. We combine insightful knowledge of user and client requirements with an independent take on the value of existing & future technologies.


Light Bureau is always interested to hear from exceptional designers looking to join our team. We have a diverse, international portfolio and we welcome outstanding individuals at all levels. We have frequent internship opportunities. 

If our work appeals to you and you are ready for a fresh challenge in a stimulating and positive environment, please contact our operations manager at the following address:


Light Bureau Limited
7F Hewlett House
Havelock Terrace
London SW8 4AS
United Kingdom
Phone +44 (0) 20 7498 6111
Fax +44 (0) 20 7498 6408

Light Bureau
C/o ÅF Advansia AS
Lilleakerveien 8
0283 Oslo
Phone +47 454 78 101