Gerald Stewart Principal – Acoustics, Dubai

Gerald is a Principal of the Group and is responsible for the growth and management of the global acoustic team.

With a background in live sound and loudspeaker design and manufacturing, Gerald brings a well-rounded, practical perspective to acoustic, theatre and audio visual design and construction that have seen him collaborating on a variety of iconic projects globally.

Specialising in ‘applied sight and sound’ (the holistic development of audio and visual systems in spaces) for over 35 years, his experience is well recognised with ongoing involvement with a long list of repeat clients on projects providing quality, attention to detail and service, value design with some of the world’s most renowned architects, builders and developers.

Gerald’s role also includes the ongoing financial and strategic development of the Inhabit acoustic business, both nationally and internationally. As a principal, his responsibilities include the performance management of the global acoustic team, project design review, client service, marketing and technical quality control. Alongside these responsibilities, Gerald also enjoys mentoring the next generation of consultants with ongoing involvement in servicing client projects.

Some of Gerald’s most prominent projects include:

.  Zayed University, Abu Dhabi, UAE
.  Sharjah Theatres, Sharjah, UAE
.  Cleveland Clinic Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE
.  Studios 301 EMI, Sydney, Australia
.  Macquarie Radio Network Studios, Sydney / Melbourne/ Regional, Australia
.  Sony Music Studios, Global
.  Ritz Carlton Hotel, Perth, Australia
.  Vic Roads – Connect East, Melbourne, Australia