Kera Lagios Wins Global 40 Under 40
Integral Group is proud to announce Associate Principal, Lighting, Kera Lagios has been awarded the 40 Under 40 award at the 2018 Lighting Design Awards. This distinction celebrates a new generation of lighting designers, who have made outstanding contributions in raising the bar in the creativity and quality of projects across the globe.
Kera was selected as one of the Global 40 Under 40 after being awarded regionally in the 40 Under 40 North America 2018 Awards. This award saw an overwhelming response from over 120 young professionals from across the USA, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean being nominated. Globally, the 18 women and 22 men – selected from over 350 applications worldwide – hail from 12 different countries, including the UAE, Turkey, India, China, Brazil, the US, Germany, Italy, Singapore and Sweden.
Kera joined Integral Group in 2015 with a background in architecture, daylighting and lighting design. Kera has worked on some of the Integral Group’s showcase projects including Integrative Genomics Lab at LBNL, Camp Southern Ground, and the NIAC Offices. She specializes in the integration of light, space and technology.
‘The achievements of these outstanding young people – be they creative, academic or philanthropic – are phenomenal and the selection panel were incredibly impressed,’ said Ray Molony, chairman of the 40under40 international selection panel. ‘This year’s cohort are truly outstanding and it is set to make a huge contribution. This industry is in safe hands for the future’.
The Lighting Design Awards took place on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Hilton Park Lane Hotel in London.