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The Arcadia name has been associated with the provision of innovative pet care lighting solutions since the 1960’s. Arcadia’s products have an unparalleled reputation for design, performance and quality and are sold in over 55 countries worldwide.

Our product range encompasses high performance fluorescent and metal halide lighting systems for aquariums, together with specialist lighting products for reptiles, birds and ponds. We produce lamps, fittings and accessories for both Marine and freshwater aquariums and are widely regarded as the technical lighting experts in aquatic lighting.

Everyone at Arcadia takes pride in both the quality of products and the level of service we provide our customers. Our commitment to our employees and focus on quality has driven us to achieve the prestigious Investors in People award and the ISO 9001:2000 quality standard.

 


 

Gerard Oates
Managing Director

Gerard, a Chartered Accountant who qualified with Price Waterhouse, now has over 25 years involvement in the lighting industry. He led the MBO of the company in 2001 and is now focused on improving the overall performance of the business.


John Courteney-Smith
Bird Lighting Expert

John has spent a lifetime in the UK exotic pet trade. As a passionate keeper of Reptiles and Exotic birds john is determined to push the boundaries of captive reptile and bird science so that animals benefit from his research all over the world. John is a regular speaker at colleges and universities and is a contributor to Forums and to many consumer and trade Reptile and Bird papers and magazines all over the world, John is also the Author of two reptile husbandry related books and has worked with other leading Authors to provide content for some of the world’s best reptile books. As the Arcadia Reptile brand manager John is determined to start “A revolution in reptile care”.


Dale Lewis
Northern Sales

Dale joined Arcadia in 2009, as the Arcadia UK Northern Account Executive. He has kept various types fish for over 20 years and gained a vast amount of experience along the way, including coldwater, tropical and saltwater. He spent 3 years studying at Brooksby College where he earned national and higher national qualifications before working in retail for independent aquatic stores and then moving in to field sales within the industry. Dale then more recently went back into retail where he managed and built several stores for the Maidenhead Aquatics Group before joining Arcadia. Dale has a thorough understanding of the Aquatic industry with his 16 years experience in retail and field sales.


Neil Thompson
Southern Sales

Neil joined Arcadia in 2009, as the Arcadia UK Western Account Executive. He has been working in the aquatic industry for over 30 years, beginning his trade with Europe’s leading Importer and distributor of marine livestock, where he spent 19 years adding to his marine knowledge. Neil has also gained experience in aquatic installations, retail outlet fitting and landscaping. He has spent 8 years in the aquatic, reptile and pet retail industry from where he joined Arcadia.


Paul Jackson
Quality Control

Paul joined Arcadia in 1992. He has a strong mechanical engineering background and worked as the supervisor of the night shift and the sheet metal fabrication department, before taking over the responsibility for Quality Control. In 2010 he became the Technical & Quality Manager expanding on his job role to cover Product Development and Production Engineering. Before joining Arcadia Paul gained a wide range of experience in Mechanical Engineering and has completed a BSc degree in Innovation and Design with the OU in 2010.


The Arcadia name has been associated with the provision of innovative pet care lighting solutions since the 1960’s. Arcadia’s products have an unparalleled reputation for design, performance and quality and are sold in over 55 countries worldwide.

Our product range encompasses high performance fluorescent and metal halide lighting systems for aquariums, together with specialist lighting products for reptiles, birds and ponds. We produce lamps, fittings and accessories for both Marine and freshwater aquariums and are widely regarded as the technical lighting experts in aquatic lighting.

Chosen by experts the world over, our products light some of the most prestigious display aquariums in the world; they are used by numerous fish and coral breeders and by aquatic retailers looking to display their livestock at its best. Tens of thousands of aquarists trust Arcadia to deliver the best possible lighting solution for their home aquarium.

Based in Redhill, we employ a small team of dedicated staff that include a number of experienced aquarists, engineers and lighting professionals. Everyone at Arcadia takes pride in both the quality of products and the level of service we provide our customers. Our commitment to our employees and focus on quality has driven us to achieve the prestigious Investors in People award and the ISO 9001:2000 quality standard.

The Arcadia name has been associated with the provision of innovative pet care lighting solutions since the 1960’s. Arcadia’s products have an unparalleled reputation for design, performance and quality and are sold in over 55 countries worldwide.

Our product range encompasses high performance fluorescent and metal halide lighting systems for aquariums, together with specialist lighting products for reptiles, birds and ponds. We produce lamps, fittings and accessories for both Marine and freshwater aquariums and are widely regarded as the technical lighting experts in aquatic lighting.

Chosen by experts the world over, our products light some of the most prestigious display aquariums in the world; they are used by numerous fish and coral breeders and by aquatic retailers looking to display their livestock at its best. Tens of thousands of aquarists trust Arcadia to deliver the best possible lighting solution for their home aquarium.

Based in Redhill, we employ a small team of dedicated staff that include a number of experienced aquarists, engineers and lighting professionals. Everyone at Arcadia takes pride in both the quality of products and the level of service we provide our customers. Our commitment to our employees and focus on quality has driven us to achieve the prestigious Investors in People award and the ISO 9001:2000 quality standard.

The Arcadia name has been associated with the provision of innovative pet care lighting solutions since the 1960’s. Arcadia’s products have an unparalleled reputation for design, performance and quality and are sold in over 55 countries worldwide.

Our product range encompasses high performance fluorescent and metal halide lighting systems for aquariums, together with specialist lighting products for reptiles, birds and ponds. We produce lamps, fittings and accessories for both Marine and freshwater aquariums and are widely regarded as the technical lighting experts in aquatic lighting.

Chosen by experts the world over, our products light some of the most prestigious display aquariums in the world; they are used by numerous fish and coral breeders and by aquatic retailers looking to display their livestock at its best. Tens of thousands of aquarists trust Arcadia to deliver the best possible lighting solution for their home aquarium.

Based in Redhill, we employ a small team of dedicated staff that include a number of experienced aquarists, engineers and lighting professionals. Everyone at Arcadia takes pride in both the quality of products and the level of service we provide our customers. Our commitment to our employees and focus on quality has driven us to achieve the prestigious Investors in People award and the ISO 9001:2000 quality standard.

The Arcadia name has been associated with the provision of innovative pet care lighting solutions since the 1960’s. Arcadia’s products have an unparalleled reputation for design, performance and quality and are sold in over 55 countries worldwide.

Our product range encompasses high performance fluorescent and metal halide lighting systems for aquariums, together with specialist lighting products for reptiles, birds and ponds. We produce lamps, fittings and accessories for both Marine and freshwater aquariums and are widely regarded as the technical lighting experts in aquatic lighting.

Chosen by experts the world over, our products light some of the most prestigious display aquariums in the world; they are used by numerous fish and coral breeders and by aquatic retailers looking to display their livestock at its best. Tens of thousands of aquarists trust Arcadia to deliver the best possible lighting solution for their home aquarium.

Based in Redhill, we employ a small team of dedicated staff that include a number of experienced aquarists, engineers and lighting professionals. Everyone at Arcadia takes pride in both the quality of products and the level of service we provide our customers. Our commitment to our employees and focus on quality has driven us to achieve the prestigious Investors in People award and the ISO 9001:2000 quality standard.


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