We deliver industrial lighting solutions for any application – on time and on budget
Over 45 years of experience in manufacturing stainless steel lights for the global market – built to withstand the harshest of conditions.
Nick Bamsey and Shakeel Shamsher head the WADCO team – they bring passion, expertise and extensive product knowledge making WADCO Lighting the partner of choice for industry leaders globally.
Nick Bamsey - Sales and Product Development
With over 45 years’ experience in the lighting industry, Nick has held senior roles with internationally recognised lighting companies such as Holophane, Legrand to name a few. With over 45 years’ experience in the lighting industry, Nick has held senior roles with internationally recognised lighting companies such as Holophane, Legrand to name a few.
Nick was instrumental in driving sales and product development in predecessor organizations to WADCO Lighting, before partnering Shakeel in WADCO Lighting.
During his career Nick has actively participated in Australian Standards Committees as well IEC Committees. He was the Chairman of the Australian Standards Working Group that was instrumental in taking Australia from the “EXIT” symbol to the “Running Man” symbol and holds numerous design patents. He continues to be an innovator in lighting design.
Nick has a specific focus around oil, gas and mining applications and works with leading multinationals to deliver cost-effective solutions to their lighting requirements. Nick has a specific focus around oil, gas and mining applications and works with leading multinationals to deliver cost-effective solutions to their lighting requirements.
Apart from lighting, Nick has a long-standing passion for Lego® having reached master expertise. A feat few achieve!
This hobby not only allows Nick to relax but inspires him to build objects using imagination and creativity with a good dose of perseverance. These same attributes serve Nick well when developing lighting solutions for clients. And like Lego®, Nick makes sure that whatever product he and his team design, build and deliver, everything fits together perfectly and works first time and every time.
Shakeel Shamsher – Operations
A born entrepreneur, Shakeel has been involved in several successful business ventures before partnering Nick in WADCO Lighting.
Shakeel likes to think of himself as the Yang to Nick’s Ying He brings a “hands on” approach to product development and testing as well as ensuring products meet WADCO’s world-class quality standards.
With a long background in lean manufacturing across multiple products, Shakeel is actively involved in streamlining production to minimize customer delivery lead times. He appreciates the importance of continual improvement and works closely with clients to constantly enhance product performance and functionality.
Outside work, Shakeel’s interests focus on his family. A proud dad, Shakeel shares his passion for lighting with his children possibly inspiring the next generation of WADCO entrepreneurs!