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Budapest, Hungary | 13 November 2023

Lightware joins GPA’s Global Partner Program

GPA and Lightware are thrilled to share that Lightware have joined the GPA Global Partner Program.

Lightware serves customers globally, and a rapidly growing numbers of enterprise customers are turning to their signal management solutions to solve modern workplace collaboration challenges. The modern workplace is an increasingly complex mix of wireless and wired content sharing and BYOD meeting applications. Lightware’s innovative and reliable AV technology has powered thousands of AV application for 25 years.

Partnering with GPA will expand Lightware’s global efficiency and scale allowing Lightware an unrivalled presence to deploy, deliver and support customers in over 50 countries. The partnership will allow GPA teams to leverage Lightware’s world-leading engineering and solutions expertise to address evolving customer requirements and co-create solutions for the modern workplace.

Lightware focuses on engineering-led thinking, always looking for the next critical area to deliver solutions that GPA teams can rely on. Enterprise customers will benefit from Lightware’s solution evolution process and see their needs met through enterprise-grade global program management.

mike stead

Mike Stead
GPA Global Partnership Director

“Bring Your Own Codec meetings are more popular than ever, and enterprise customers demand seamless, friction-free meeting experiences to earn their staff’s return to work. GPA’s technical leaders have consistently praised Lightware’s solutions for their reliability, features and performance, making USB-C a safe bet in the modern workplace. I’m very pleased to have them as a GPA Partner.”

Mike Stead, GPA Director of Global Partnership

“We are excited to become a partner of GPA’s professional community, and looking forward to contribute to their success with Lightware’s innovative technology.”

Gergely Vida, CEO of Lightware

Gergely Vida
CEO of Lightware


Lightware Visual Engineering is a high-fidelity signal management specialist in the design, manufacture, and delivery of a comprehensive portfolio of matrix switchers, extenders, and AV-over-IP systems. Lightware’s devices are powering a wide range of AV projects from large-scale live events to collaboration spaces to mission-critical operations across four continents and the company proudly serves the global AV community for 25 years.

Lightware Visual Engineering celebrates a quarter of a century in the business, operating in over 30 countries with a workforce upwards of 350 people. Providing solutions for a wide-range of verticals – including Corporate, Education, Gaming, Defence, Intelligence, Medical, Entertainment and Rental & Staging – the future focus is on Lightware’s customer needs to deliver viable solutions above expectations, with an uncompromising level of customer service and support.

For more information about Lightware Visual Engineering, please visit


GPA helps global enterprise organizations to think global, and act global, as they strive to create workplace that delivers an engaged workforce. Their goal is to inspire employees with collaboration tools and create environments to share their knowledge and ideas, working together to perform at their best.

With over 6,000 specialized AV/UC staff in 150+ cities, they deliver simple, scalable, and standardized collaboration technology solutions and services, driving business velocity and ultimately competitive market advantage for their customers. GPA are specialists in collaboration and have a true global footprint, yet with their localized operational infrastructure and cultural awareness, are able to help customers achieve the best outcomes for user adoption and business impact.