Meet The Team

Rich Kandasamy

TIGI US Technical Creative Director

Richy Kandasamy’s international background provides the foundation for his distinctive and imaginative use of colour and technique. A native of the exotic Seychelles islands, Richy is inspired by the tropics and a poly-ethnic culture. His disciplined mastery of colour techniques was acquired in Italy, where he was Technical Director for several years. Moving to the UK, Richy continued to develop his passion for colour and education, as well as contributing to TIGI collections and global shows. Richy is now US Technical Creative Director, based at the TIGI Academy in New York, where he continues to push the boundaries of colour and creativity.