Brightlux Company Information


Brightlux is a company who understands the issues being faced by every person in Africa. We are a people orientated company who are serious about job creation and adding back to the ecosystems in which we operate.

We are passionate about our products and the benefits that it brings to all.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to educate all consumers on the benefits of LED lighting and to deliver affordable quality LED lighting to every household and business in Africa.


In people – we employ only the best and we educate and develop from within.
In products – all products are extensively tested before being made available to our consumers.

We want to educate every person on the benefits and technology surrounding LED lighting to ensure that the best decision is made by the consumer.

Our strength is our people – both internal and external.

The best quality products at the best prices are sought so that only the best are supplied to the consumer.


IliaIlias Gyltidis (34)
B.Com, EAAB, member of IDA

Ilias is a well-known established entrepreneur who is a successful business owner with extensive business acumen. He is the founder and owner of The Car King. He is passionate about the value that LED lighting will bring to the African market. He brings with him 14 years of experience.




Martin Yuen (35)
B.Com, B.Acc, CA(SA)

Martin brings with him 13 years of corporate excellence in both Finance and Operations. He was the Financial Director of Samsung Electronics South and Southern Africa, spending 6 years within the organisation assisting in its rapid growth throughout the continent. Previously he served for 5 years at Deloitte attaining the position of Senior Audit Manager obtaining valuable experience in a magnitude of industries at an executive level.


Silvano Vigliotta (35)
B.Com; B.Acc, EAAB

Silvano is a successful entrepreneur for the past 14 years who has extensive technical knowledge in a variety of fields. He brings both technical expertise and business acumen to the company. He is a large proponent of the benefits that LED lighting will bring to the African continent.


The importance of B-BBEE and its role in South Africa cannot be overstated.

The fundamental objective is to advance economic transformation and enhance the economic participation of black people in the South African economy.

B-BBEE is an important value within Brightlux. While Brightlux is a new company, we expect the company to achieve a Contribution Level 4 in the first full year of trading. This entitles you to claim 100% of purchases for your Procurement

Scorecard and BBBEE Certification

Our goal is to reach a Contribution Level 2 within 5 years of operations.
This would entitle you to claim 125% of the purchases for your Procurement Scorecard.
The table below outlines the B-BBEE Recognition Levels:


Information about BBBEE can be found here.