We are an award-winning boutique lighting design consultancy with a presence in Dubai, Jeddah and Dar es Salaam, providing a unique approach to spaces: creativity is key and technical know-how is second to none. Our services range from a purely conceptual scope, spanning schematic, detail design and site supervision & commissioning.




As an independent lighting design studio with an innate love for architecture & design, we create & implement concepts that are tailor-made works of art and conscious thinking.



A collection of individuals who work with light using the psychology of seeing. Direction, colour, intensity, of light - can completely change one’s perception - our objective is to maximise each space's function & aesthetic.

Daylight first, then artificial - we apply light to human form, using light to reveal and hide; creating holistic spaces in which we, as humans, thrive. Interior and exterior spaces are approached creatively and through technical acumen.



Design is a conscious & unconscious ability, created through careful attention to detail. Lighting reveals that detail by focusing on the little elements that make each space unique. Consciously battling the misconception of the importance of light, this is our visual story.





Our diverse team is not only multi-talented, but understand the intricacies of lighting, design and execution. A quirky bunch of individuals who get it done.Our motto is to get it done, with uncompromised quality


Sakina Dugawalla-Moeller

Rouwaida Dugawalla

Feisal Abasi

Founder . Design Director


Business Development Manager

Borne out of a flair and passion for the creative, Sakina is founder of Light.Func. Gregarious in nature, she leads the team in executing design of the highest creative and technical quality. With over a decade's experience in the Middle East she goes beyond just design, being actively involved in education and the lighting community at large.

Rouwaida, otherwise known as Rou, is the business director across all our regions. She is instrumental in the efficiency of the team, ensuring all projects are audited and executed to the Design Director's intent. She is in charge of all administrative, human resource and accounting for the studio. She is the Light.Func beacon of light - her positivity & enthusiasm is second to none

Feisal spearheads the development of the studio, from new markets and creating lasting relationships with clients. Immaculately organised and with an easygoing nature, he is part of the team that ensures every opportunity worth the Light.Func approach is not missed. He is also a creative marvel.


Ramees Muhammed

Janno Cuenco

Priyanka Viegas

Senior Lighting Designer

Lighting Architect

Lighting Designer

Ramees has over half a decade's  experience in the lighting industry, having trained under Sakina from his foray into lighting design. His appreciation of texture, composition and architecture enhance his natural creative ability. A rarity, from hand sketching to BIM leadership, he is known for his expertise in a multitude of software.

Janno is our in-house Architect, AutoCAD guru, and resident gentleman. With a decade's experience in leading architectural & engineering teams, he leads the team in all aspects of technical drawings with an eye for detail. Driven by perfecting all aspects of design, he inspires the rest of the team to a higher level of excellence.

A visualiser by experience, Priyanka possesses both a BAID and Masters in Marketing. She is driven by her passion to produce design that astounds. Innately artistic, she uses software to bring the studio's creativity life . Like all artistic souls, she will not stop until her vision is reproduced. A bright young star for the studio and industry, that's for sure.