Christiaan Beukes sits on the Technology Council and was one of the founder members of CEDIA in Africa,as well as having served on both the EMEA and Global CEDIA board. He always carries a fountain pen and a camera on him wherever he goes. Christiaan was one of the first certified individuals in South Africa to obtain all three, ESC-N, ESC-T and ESC-D, qualifications, is HAA certified and has taught Home Cinema Design Workshops for the last 5 years.
Christiaan is the Owner and Director of Sphere Custom, an industry award winning home theatre specialist design company, operating for 15 years across South and Southern Africa, with collaborations across Europe and the Middle East. His vision is to simplify the complicated act of integrating luxury, High-End Audio Visual technology solutions into aesthetically graceful systems; enhancing user experiences while maintaining a human touch in an ever automated world. Also, Christiaan believes cinema designs are amongst the most sought after in the world, combining beautiful finishes with contemporary, practical design, whilst maximising technical perfection.