About

A brighter future. For everyone.

To enhance the safety, liveability and equity of public spaces with our dependable SMART solar lighting solutions and services.

We’re more than a world-leading solar public lighting company. At heart, we believe public lighting can be a force for good. That’s why we’re on a mission to make our streets and public spaces safer and more inviting for everyone, particularly the most vulnerable, such as women and girls, people with disabilities, and other marginalised groups. 

Central to our mission is advocating for improved public lighting through our Shine a Light educational series and supporting SolarBuddy in the fight against energy poverty through Illuminating Communities and Gift Of Light initiatives.

As a solar public lighting company, we aim to achieve all this in an environmentally sustainable way.

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Safety, Access and Equity

Poor public lighting affects all of us, especially the most vulnerable members of our community. We actively advocate for better public lighting to create safer, more equitable and inclusive communities, for everyone.

Reduce Energy Poverty

We actively support SolarBuddy, a not-for-profit organisation improving safety, education and sporting opportunities for children experiencing energy poverty here in Australia and overseas.

Sustainability

As a solar public lighting company, sustainability is at the core of everything we do. Our lights are powered by the sun and operate independently from the electricity grid with zero emissions.

Unrivalled innovation & experience

In 2005, Leadsun had a vision to revolutionise public lighting by combining four emerging technologies into one compact and modular solar lighting system. After extensive research, development and testing, in 2008 Leadsun launched the world’s first all-in-one solar street light combining the benefits of solar photovoltaic (PV), LED light, lithium batteries and adaptive lighting controls.

A brighter future, for all

Since then we’ve installed more than 300,000 solar public lighting systems around the world for a wide range of applications including street lighting and road safety, car park lighting, pathway lighting, park lighting, temporary solar lighting and more.

On our journey we’ve discovered the transformative power of public lighting as a force for good. We’ve also learnt how positive change can be achieved in a sustainable way that doesn’t cost the earth.

We work with forward thinking councils and government authorities, developers, consultants, planners, designers and architects.

“I found Leadsun trustworthy and thorough and the end result was everything we hoped for and some. The whole community are loving the lights along the trail, it’s so great, it truly is!”

The Bass Coast Council

Rail Trail Illumination Project

“The increased lighting is a very welcome addition to this popular walkway and I know locals are looking forward to feeling safer when walking along the path at night.”

Snowy Monaro Regional Council

Cooma Creek Shared Pathway

“We have tried a few companies but have found Leadsun to be the most seamless to work with as they have good time frames, manage the installation and can complete lighting assessments.”

City of Greater Geelong

Crossing Projects Around Geelong

“I found Leadsun trustworthy and thorough and the end result was everything we hoped for and some. The whole community are loving the lights along the trail, it’s so great, it truly is!”

The Bass Coast Council

Rail Trail Illumination Project

“The increased lighting is a very welcome addition to this popular walkway and I know locals are looking forward to feeling safer when walking along the path at night.”

Snowy Monaro Regional Council

Cooma Creek Shared Pathway

Our Partners

We partner with leading charities, non-government organisations and peak industry associations to set standards for public lighting in Australia, encourage the use of environmentally appropriate, energy-efficient, quality lighting systems and reduce energy poverty in our region.

Preferred Local Government Suppliers

We are pre-qualified approved vendors for Local Governments in Queensland, Western Australia, Tasmania and South Australia.

Our Distributors

Our trusted distribution network in Australia and New Zealand

The team you can trust for your next lighting project.​

Matt Pollard

Managing Director

Enson Meng

Director / R&D Lead

Jeoff Cuberes

Director / Engineering Lead

Gayathri Mani

Finance & Office Coordinator

Shankar Sreenivasan

Operations Manager

Phil Cook

Business Manager

Walter Terella

Business Development Manager

Kieran McGrane

Market Development Director

Ramesh Vellingiri

Sales Engineer

Katie Said

Marketing Coordinator

Jamie Mackenzie

Sales Solutions Coordinator

Denee Lalouette

Project Manager

Grace Wang

Market Development Assistant

Simon Vargas

Service Engineer

Jose Luis Vaquer

Warehouse Operations

Stuart Templeman

Business Development Manager - Residential

Ajay Justus

Production Manager

Lachy Bruce

Product Manager

Steve Taylor

Regional Sales Manager - QLD

Gordon Manzione

Business Development Manager

We're always on the lookout for like-minded, talented people to join our growing team. If you share our values and have what it takes we would love to hear from you. We welcome and encourage women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from diverse backgrounds to apply.

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National Award Winner for Excellence in Public Lighting and Highly Commended for the 2023 Smart Luminaire Award