Tim is a highly experienced lighting designer and creative working across the broadcast, concert touring and event genres. A record 4 times in 2024, 2020, 2019 and 2015 he was awarded Lighting Designer of the Year at the industries production awards to add to growing string of awards for his design work. In 2023 he designed the Eurovision Song Contest held in the UK live to 162m viewers worldwide for which he was recognised with a BAFTA and a Royal Television Society Award.

Tim trained at the Royal Welsh College Of Music & Drama and since graduating in 1996 has gone on to work on projects all over the globe and in 2013 was invited back to become a Honorary Fellow & International Chair of the college to inspire current and future students.


In the music industry her creates as LD for tours and shows for The Spice Girls, Stormzy, Beyonce, Sam Smith, Florence & The Machine, Take That, Royal Blood, Rita Ora, Dave, Gary Barlow, Jeff Lynne's ELO, Steps, Busted, The War of the Worlds Live, McFly, A R Rahman, Katherine Jenkins. One off shows include for the Stereophonics, McFly and a huge one off show at Horseguards Parade for MUSE.

In 2019 Tim designed Stormzy's now iconic headline show at Glastonbury which has been hailed as a watershed moment culturally for the urban music scene.


As TV lighting director recent credits include:

Eurovision Song Contest 2023 (BBC / EBU)

Walk the Line (ITV1 / Syco)

I Can See Your Voice (BBC1)

Live At Worthy Farm Global Livestream

Musicals: The Greatest Show (BBC1)

Alan Carr's EPIC Gameshow (ITV1) - Series 1 to 3

ITV New Years Big Bash 2022 (ITV1)

National Lottery Team GB Olympic and Paralympic Homecoming Concerts 2021 (BBC1 and Channel 4)


Celebrity Lingo (ITV1)

Concert for Ukraine (ITV1)

Jimmy Carr Destroys Art (Channel 4)

WIZKID - Apple Music Live (Apple)

Stormzy Live at Abbey Road (BBC1)

BBC Big Night of Musicals 2022 (BBC1)

TeamGB Homecoming Concert 2021 (BBC1)

Paralympic GB Homecoming Concert 2021 (Channel 4)

Musicals: The Greatest Show 2020 (BBC1)

The Greatest Dancer 2020 & 2019 series (BBC1)

X Factor 2016, 2017 & 2018 (ITV1)

The Brits Are Coming 2022, 2020 and 2018 (ITV1)

Virgin V-Fest - (ITV2)

Sam Smith Live At Abbey Road (Livestream & Netflix)

Helence Fischer Christmas Special 2020 - German TV

Christine & The Queens - Live at the Salle De Pleyel - Apple Music

Liam Payne - LP4 (Livestreams 2020 - 2021)

Take Thats Wonderland (ITV), Ball & Boe TV specials in 2019, 2017 & 2016 (ITV1)

Gospel Christmas (BBC2)

Gary Barlow's Big Ben Bash (BBC1)

BBC6 Music Festival

Gary Barlow and Friends (ITV1)

Stereophonics Live From BBC Radio Theatre

Don Black BBC4 Special

Radio 1 Big Weekend 2013 (BBC3, Red Button, Online)

Radio 1 Teen Awards 2012 and 2013 (BBC3)

BBC Proms in the Park

Concert for Heroes from Twickenham Stadium live on BBC1.

In 2010 he also designed set and lighting for television for the Hope for Haiti Now telethon offering from London Shown live on every major US network andlooked after U2, Beyonce, Coldplay, Jay-Z and Rhianna.


As a designer, Tim designed the revamped lighting for the London New Years Celebrations at the London Eye and Horseguards Parade and in 2023 Tim was the lighting designer for the Eurovision Song Contest in Liverpool., he has created the last 2 Ryder Cup Opening Concerts in Europe and the 2014 Commonwealth Games. He was also Associate Lighting Designer for the Queens Diamond Jubilee Concert at Buckingham Palace in 2012.

Rewind and in 2008 Tim was lighting programmer for the London 2012 Handover Ceremony at the Beijing Olympics being hidden inside a red London bus with David Beckham, Leona Lewis and Jimmy Paige and 2 years later went on to Lead Lighting Programmer for the Opening & Closing Ceremonies of the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics alongside Patrick Woodroffe.

Morgan Evans - Design Associate

Morgan joined TRLD in 2021 as Design Associate joining us from Rose Bruford College after his degree in Creative Lighting Control. Morgan is a whizz on all thing visualisation specialising in Depence2 and is already designing his own shows for the company and really impressing clients with his enthusiasm, hard work and keen design eye. Morgans first arena design was for Headie One at Wembley Arena in Nov 2021.