Iben Winther Orton

Owner, Founder

Copenhagen, Denmark
I am a trained leader and project manager, and have experience with everything from small to medium scale to highly complex projects where communicating with multi-disciplinary teams and process management are key factors to project performance and economy.

Work Experience


Owner, Founder

October 2013 - Present Denmark

ÅF-Hansen & Henneberg A/S

Chief Designer

August 2012 - September 2013 Copenhagen, Denmark

Rambøll Lighting

Head of Lighting Design

August 2002 - August 2012 Copenhagen, Denmark

Winther Orton Lighting Design


March 2002 - August 2002 Copenhagen, Denmark

Equation Lighting Design

Senior Designer

January 1998 - March 2002 London, United Kingdom


Bartlett School Of Architecture, UCL

Msc Light and Lighting

I chose not to complete the exam due to pregnancy.
September 1999 - July 2002 London, United Kingdom

Rose Bruford College

BA Hons Lighting Design

London, United Kingdom


Lighting Urban Community International (LUCI)

City.People.Light Award (2nd)


The Danish Lighting Award (Den Danske Lyspris)

Danish Lighting Award winner


The Swedish Lighting Award (Svenska Ljuspriset)

Swedish Lighting Award 2011 winner