By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

GE appoints new EMEA director of luminaire solutions

GE Lighting has appointed Diederik de Stoppelaar as director of the company’s new commercial organisation - Luminaire Solutions.

Stoppelaar will lead a team of industry experts to provide effective lighting design and specification assistance to end users.

He has worked for more than 25 years in a variety of strategic roles in lighting, including general management positions for Philips Lighting. He has also held positions with Thorn Lighting, Zumtobel and Lutron.

Commenting on his new role Stoppelaar said: “I’m excited about the opportunity to leverage the wonderful technology heritage and LED capabilities that exist within GE to further develop and expand our luminaire footprint.”

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment.

Join our LinkedIN groupLighting newsletters

Follow us

Follow Lighting on Twitter for up-to-the-minute news and latest developments in the lighting industry.

Find out more


Register at to receive our newsletters and job alerts

Find out more