Craig Stuart - Founder
Nima Beckloo - Structural Engineer
Mathew Gardan - Interactive Creative Director
Kirsten and Alex - Office Managers
When you choose Reefscape, you’re choosing an international ocean loving team possessing experience, enthusiasm, and expertise.
CRAIG STUART - FOUNDER (B.Eng-UWE, Ba-UWE)
Accomplished marketing consultant, Aquarium Designer and Engineer. Craig is an expert at developing feasible biologically diverse and interactive underwater experiences. Craig has 30 years experience designing, engineering and contributing to viable aquarium, underwater restaurant and swimming pool installations all over the world.
As an Integrated Art Director, Craig has over 12 years experience in the industry and has won several awards in several disciplins from print to interactive. While working through agencies in the UK and Australia Craig's clients included, British Airways, British American Tobacco, Carlton Draft, Mercedes Benz, CARE Australia to name just a few.
When not supervising the his team Craig is an active coral reef conservationist. Craig is founder of CoralAlive.org and advises various governmental departments, research facilities, private hotels and resorts on coral reef regeneration and marine conservation.
Craig lives between his tropical island home in Thailand and beach front home in Australia.
When not building large aquariums or working with his team Craig is found most at home tinkering with his own reef aquarium or diving the worlds coral reefs planting coral.
DAVID EDMUNDS - OPERATIONS DIRECTOR - PhD, B.Sc - Hons, B.Sc
David is Reefscape Australia's Operations Director and highest qualified team member overseeing only major construction projects. David’s scientific and business expertise enable him to simplify complex problems and issue clear direction to team members for action.
NIMA BEKLOO - STRUCTURAL ENGINEER (M.Sc.) - MIEAust
Nima is a structural engineer with 12 years of experience in structural design, structural assessment, inspection and structural 3D numerical modeling.
He has extensive experience in residential, commercial and industrial sectors in the Middle East, such as large span, high rise, post-tensioned concrete and infra structures including underground stations, tunnels and bridges.
Nima has a solid knowledge of international building codes and standards and enables Reefscape to the highest quality of aquarium in the world
MATHEW GARDAN - INTERATIVE CREATIVE DIRECTOR & BRAND STRATEGISt - B.A
A digital native and branding specialist, Matt Gardan offers a wealth of experience in branding and storytelling. His career spans twenty-years and two continents: Australia and Europe.
Matt has been involved with companies that pioneered the digital age – CompuServe (the original Facebook), Sony Playstation, HP, and Apple computers. He spent two years as Westpac’s Digital Brand Director winning Best of Class at IMA..
Prior to that, Matt spent 7 years in Paris, working for international agencies and then launching iconic FMCG brands.
Matt consults directly with clients internationally. Helping them to develop creative strategies to evolve their brand for the digital age, he assisting them on getting the most from their creative agencies. His clients include Woolworths, NAB, CBA, Qantas, LUX Hotels & Resorts, Telstra, Fairfax Digital, and ParisCherie.com
KIRSTEN KOCI & ALEX OSMOND - OFFICE MANAGERS
Kirsten and Alex are the back bone of Reefscape Australia. They answer the phones and ensure everything in the office is working fine. Without them the world would not be the same.
Want Their Experience Working On Your Behalf?
Speak to a team member now to take advantage of these ocean-loving experts. Together, they’ll supply you with sustainable aquariums, from concept to completion, on any scale, anywhere in the world (or just in your lounge room!).