Michael Nuyttens



ETAP Dubai

Dubai International Academic City, Block 3
Office 114, 1st floor,
PO BOX 345014

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Tel.: +971 4 434 7364

Fax: +9714 4370378

E-mail: michael.nuyttens@


Short Profile of the Person:
Since graduating as an Industrial Engineer, Michael Nuyttens, has always embraced green technology and alternative energy uses.  In 1998, he moved to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as a Regional Sales Manager for an international biomass-fired power plant manufacturer.  In 2000, he took on another challenge by relocating to the Middle East.  For several years, he was an active contributor to the growth of the Artificial Grass industry in the region.  In 2009, he went back to his first passion of engineering and energy-saving equipment, starting a subsidiary in Dubai for ETAP Lighting, Belgium.  ETAP Lighting is the industry leading company for energy-saving lighting equipment.

Short Profile of the Company:
ETAP, Excellent Lighting, saving energy ETAP develops lighting solutions from start to finish: we create lighting concepts and designs, industrialise and produce luminaires, carry out illumination studies and give advice, deliver the luminaires exactly on time, and provide follow-up services. By controlling the entire process we are able to guarantee the highest quality in every phase. Through continuous innovation, we have a leading position in the European lighting market. Annually, we invest approximately 6 to 7% of our turnover in Research and Development. In all our solutions sustainability is the leading principle.