David Lees

Mode-AL, Display Engineering

Panel Session - Integrating Tech into Design

About David Lees

David Lees is founder and CEO of Mode-AL Display Engineering, a company that builds unique structures and precision furniture that integrates seamlessly with technology for the corporate, retail and hospitality sectors. Having worked as a Design Engineer for 30 years, he has built working partnerships with clients from consultancy right through to design, manufacturing and installation. Founded in 2001, Mode-AL’s initial core business was to manufacture high end designer domestic furniture. Over the last 16 years focus has moved away from the domestic into the commercial sector, providing small solutions for SME right up to large LED structures for multi-nationals and blue-chips.

Prior to Mode-AL, David worked in various industries from designing radiators to medical robots as Director of Development at Alaris Medical Systems. His success is founded in the skill and passion to find novel and innovative solutions to complex problems and currently has five patents and 30 registered designs.