After spending ten years as a freelance product coordinator in Europe and Africa for numerous corporate events and television productions, René Berhorst joined MA Lighting International as a project engineer. He has been involved with supporting some of the world's premier productions including the Opening Ceremonies of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing and the Eurovision Song Contest. René's professional training is in electrical engineering, and he is currently the worldwide product manager for MA Lightning's range of products. He resides in Paderborn, Germany.