Oakville, ON, February 15, 2024 – GVA Lighting is proud to announce the promotion of two of its respected team members, Alexey Petrov and Roman Glikman, to pivotal leadership positions within the company.

In February 2022, Alexey Petrov assumed the role of Director of Operations, leading the ambitious task of transforming GVA Operations to meet the ever-increasing demands of the lighting industry. With unwavering dedication, Alexey not only doubled manufacturing capacity but also streamlined critical operations, setting the stage for sustained growth. In recognition of his outstanding contributions, Alexey has taken on a new important role as Director of Quality, Reliability, and Sustainability, effective February 5, 2024. In this new role, Alexey will use his expertise to strengthen GVA’s quality management systems, work on next generation product qualification testing, guarantee regulatory compliance, and lead key sustainability initiativesacross the organization. Alexey holds several professional accreditations from the American Society for Quality including CMQ (Certified Manager of Quality/Organization Excellence) and CRE (Certified Reliability Engineer). Alexey’s impressive background and leadership qualities make him an instrumental person in GVA’s commitment to excellence.

Roman Glikman, who has been a valued member of the GVA family for over five years, has recently been promoted to the role of Director of Operations. With his diverse expertise across supply chain, Roman is exceptionally well-suited to lead GVA’s operational endeavors. In his new capacity, Roman will play a crucial role in charting the company’s strategic course, enhancing operational efficiency, and fostering a culture of continuous improvement. His academic background, which includes a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Industrial Engineering and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Ben-Gurion University, underscores his ability to guide GVA towards operational excellence.

“We are thrilled to announce the well-deserved promotions of Alexey Petrov and Roman Glikman,” said Shannon Dingle, Managing Director at GVA. “Their proven track records of success, coupled with their commitment to GVA’s mission, make them valuable assets to our leadership team. We have full confidence in their abilities to drive innovation and quality as we continue to expand our presence within the architectural lighting industry.”

About GVA Lighting

Founded in 1997, GVA Lighting is a trusted name when it comes to specification grade architectural lighting products which are used to light well-known structures around the world. With over 25 years of experience completing large-scale infrastructure projects internationally, GVA is a trailblazer in the industry, and we work hand in hand with renowned architects and lighting designers worldwide.