Established in 2005, Evolution has designed and produced some of the region's largest events; our in-house departments offer solutions for design, production, technical, drapery, scenic, furniture and site services, enabling us to deliver projects with the unique and exemplary finish that has become the trademark of Evolution.
DELIVERING INTELLIGENT CONCEPTUAL SOLUTIONS AND CREATIVE EVENT EXPERIENCES
Evolution’s six interconnected departments collaborate seamlessly to deliver turnkey event concepts for our clients or work independently to provide bespoke event solutions for fellow industry organisations.
Our professional and dependable team are committed to offering our clients consistent and reliable solutions, backed by in-depth technical knowledge gained through years of experience within the industry and our extensive stock of state-of-the-art equipment.
Our scenic department has extensive experience in the installation of large format print and fabric branding, prioritising the highest quality of finish by carefully selecting appropriate materials and textures for each brand application.
Our furniture department stocks a wide range of high quality, bespoke furniture, which we take pride in ensuring is meticulously cared for and delivered to you in pristine condition. Quotations and visualisations for custom pieces are available upon request.
Our Site Services Department provides safe and efficient delivery of site management services, ensuring all site-related operations follow international best practices and adhere to Health and Safety guidelines.
Our project managers act as a single point of contact for our clients throughout the production of each event, coordinating requirements across our in-house departments for scenic, technical and furniture rental.
Our experienced team of designers conceptualize event experiences, create brand identities, artwork , develop customized event content and produce detailed construction drawings and site plans for our events.
Evolution was established in 2005 with a vision of creating a bespoke production agency offering a high end rental division.
From our roots as a small team of passionate and dedicated event professionals, working together collaboratively to produce events with a dedication to quality, creativity and value, the company has grown exponentially over the past decade, expanding its facilities to become one of the most comprehensive providers of special events services in the region.
Evolution now employs over 60 staff across six departments, with our production facilities and head office based in Jebel Ali Industrial Area, Dubai.
During the past 12 years Evolution has managed over 400 events across the UAE and GCC region, from the everyday to the exceptional, we’ve been flown to remote islands, shown empty swathes of land in the desert that need to be miraculously transformed, created unimaginable private events and are regularly asked to pull off the near-impossible at the very last minute.
Whatever the challenges, Evolution approaches every event with the same level of passion, determination and professionalism to deliver the most impactful experiences to our clients’ audiences.
Dozens of Services
Hundreds of Skillsets
Evolution creates and delivers an extensive range of events, diverse both in size and style, varied in terms of creative and technical aspects - the gallery below offers some recent examples of our projects within the region.
Evolution employs an in-house team of over 80 event professionals and staff from around the world - dedicated and qualified specialists who bring together many years of experience in creating exceptional events in every global region.
core team members
Caroline has played a major role in a number of large-scale events across the region, with 18 years experience and a strong flair for the design & conceptualisation of projects, she excels at project management & operations, financial reporting, protocol liaison, site planning and logistics.
Dave's 18 years of events experience within the field of technical, site and operations coupled with his insatiable quest to discover every new technical application and event solution makes him an invaluable member of the Evolution team with in-depth knowledge of audio, video, lighting design and event production.
With over 26 years of experience and the successful completion of numerous projects, Jason has the ability to effectively manage his team, listen to and incorporate their ideas and help implement the changes necessary for successful completion of any event.
Drew oversees our Production team with an emphasis on providing clients with the most intelligent, straightforward and friendly project management experience possible, his combined experience in creative conceptualisation along with production knowledge to achieve results which are always original in design but practical in application.
Annalize has many years of experience working within the events industry in the UAE and has been involved in the designing aspect of furniture and its operations. She has a keen eye for detail and she ensures that all furniture design processes are managed in a timely manner, ensuring efficient delivery and collection of furniture for each event.
Vishnu is one of the leading scenic specialists in his field in the UAE, with over 40 awards during his 25 years in the set and stage business. His creative flair and problem solving skills enable his team to produce stunning stage sets and scenery elements with the unique and exemplary finish that has become the trademark of Evolution.
Having worked in the Events and AV Rental industry for over twelve years in Dubai Cecil's organisational and operational skills are invaluable assets to our organisation. He's a happy-go-lucky guy who enjoys meeting and greeting people! He's mad keen on geting involved and interactive with all the latest technologies.
Hana is renowned for her acute attention to detail and knowledge of fabrics, which makes her the go-to person for all drapery requirements. Whether stage fabrics, screens or furniture coverings, her detail oreintated attitude and hands-on apporach on site ensure the highest quality of finish is achieved on every event.
Bugsy is passionate about brands, throughout his 6 years of experience, the client’s brand personality, messaging and values have always been at the heart of his designs. By carefully evaluating his approach and prioritising the key elements and requirements of each project, he ensures results that are both creative and professional.
Bjørn is a key member of the production team, having become a fixture in many of Evolution’s flagship events due to his highly practical and focused approach. Bjorn regularly spearheads projects ranging from conferences to large outdoor productions and is experienced at managing high profile events.
I have an excellent understanding of the many different facets of site and event development production from inception through to delivery. I have great organisational and operational skills, from initial concept and development, financial management, planning and schedules. Throughout my working career, I have developed excellent relationships and built a network ensuring best practice and economic return on investment.
Graduated in Languages and Communication with a major in Chinese, Valentina has 6 years of experience in Events Management in Europe and Asia. Strong communication skills and meticulousattention to details are just some of the skills that drove her to deliver successful projects, from large – scale meetings to VIP exclusive events.
With over 20 years in the industry, Vladimir is a multi-disciplinary creative who has produced a great number of widely recognized large – scale events for top government entities and major global brands. Excels in developing disruptive and engaging creative concepts as well as big ideas applicable across both live events and digital platform.
Carlos is a talented illustrator and graphic designer with over 6 years of experience producing conceptual designs for our events. With a broad knowledge of design software and exceptional skills as a hand sketch and digital artist, Carlos has a highly collaborative approach to shape ideas and illustrate concepts that fit the voice and vision at the heart of our events.
Mishal is a talented designer, passionate for technology, innovation and the latest in cutting-edge event solutions, positioning him in a key role in conceptualisation and design of projects. With his detailed approach and extensive on-site knowledge of structural installation, printwork and scenic finishing, Mishal creates intelligent and imaginative designs.
Mansoor's expertise focuses on digital illustration, logo and brand development, collateral design and artworking. With an eye for creating impactful campaigns whilst ensuring brand compliance and accuracy of messaging, his experience positions him as a key member of the design team when brainstorming conceptual ideas for projects.
Andrei is a detail orientated designer, who enjoys conceptualizing ideas and creating practical solutions for each project at hand. His background and experience with high end fit-outs ensures that all concepts are designed with a realistic approach and awareness to the suitability of the final design and end product.
Ruwan is a skilled illustrator with more than 10 years of experience in brand development, print media and managing graphics for production. Ruwan's detailed and methodical approach to print finalisation combined with his flair for creating stunning illustrations, collateral and packaging designs ensure an exceptional finished product.
Bikram is a calm and focused designer who has a keen eye for texture, colour and form. With a clear understanding of how to fit out space, Bikram is adept at designing striking interiors and producing technical drawings required for installation, making him an asset during both the creative and production phases of a project.
Alex has a creative eye and practical nature, enabling him to translate theoretical design concepts into hard reality in his position as senior draughtsman. His skills across a range of design software and his meticulous attention to detail ensure accurate and functional build drawings, site plans and structural designs for our events.
Chandra is an excellent team player who not only communicates his new ideas and concepts to clients but, if you present him with a layout, you'll be blown away with his execution! You always want him on your brainstorming team! He's great at playing to the team's strengths and can delegate tasks well among the crew.
Nuwan is diligent when it comes to time management and meeting deadlines. He's the 'warehouse king' and knows where every piece of furniture is and what code it's know by! He is head of our furniture inventory and makes sure that every stick of furniture is in pristine condition ready for the next hire.
Chinthaka started as a ground support and now he becomes as a rigger,and good hard worker and good team player, since he joined the eveolution he has lot of experience about the rigging.and he's doing his part very well, now he has a extra knowledge about the easy job for quotation.
Gayan starting work in events 2015 has joined in lighting crew at evolution events company two years as a lighting crew last 6 month I'm learning more knowledge basic lighting operator, basic main power and easy job knowledge now I'm stay in evolution live events as a lighting technician.
Jorge is hardworking lighting technician who always want learn and experience new industrial updates. He is a creative lighting designer and very good musician
Randy is the Head of Audio Department in Evolution. He's a creative, innovative sound engineer who has provided vibrant technical support for a variety of perfomance types, skilled at using all of the latest technology, comprehensive technical schemes for different type of events.
Ricky as a Senior Lighting technician in Evolution Events,He ensure that all the equiptment are properly working before it will go to the client.Still hunger to learn and get more experience.A great Team Player.
Dinuka's 10 years of event experience within the field of rigging and events, and recent few years mainly managed rigging department and technical crew, as a technical crew chief.
As of now tata is interested in new technology in lighting console like grand ma2 , wysiwyg, autocad,led screen, new led moving heads,
Lambo's position as Head of Finance for Evolution places him in a key role in our projects, facilitating transparent accounting systems on large events whilst ensuring accuracy and efficiency with all client accounts. He ensures that all projects are finalised professionally and consistently.