About us



Vortice AV are the Sole UK Distributors for DAS AUDIO, one of the few remaining Manufacturers of Loudspeaker Systems in the World, and FENIX Stage, a manufacturer of Staging, Trussing and Lifting Towers.

Vortice AV sell to the trade, through their network of Installation Companies, Dealers and Sub Distributors. Vortice AV can also offer Finance Packages where necessary to aid in the purchase of Systems, as well as full system design packages and calculations for your specific projects.

Our team

Ian Goatcher - Partner

Having worked in the Installation Sector as well as Technical Support and Supplier for Live Events for over 20 years, Ian started Vortice AV towards the end of 2015 with our first brand, D.A.S Audio and is looking to add to this in 2016. Ian brings an in depth knowledge of the systems available and a know-how attitude towards getting the desired results every time. Ian can be contacted on email via [email protected]

Andrew Malyon - Sales Manager

Andrew had worked in the Entertainments Industry for 24 years, from DJ to Installations, right through to Venue Management and Refurbishment Specification. Andrew has been intrinsically involved since the conception of Vortice AV and is the go to person for all ordering, demonstrations and support. You can contact Andrew on 01435 817190 or email [email protected]

Damon Crisp - National Retail and Installation Representative

Damon has worked for many companies over the years, at senior level, and is renowned throughout the industry for providing a fantastic level of service and in-depth knowledge in relation to Pro Audio and Lighting. Damon came on board with Vortice over the summer of 2016, with a view of putting DAS Audio on the Map in the retail and installation sectors across the United Kingdom. You can contact Damon on 07505 070299 or on email at [email protected]

Simon Ryder - Technical Support

Simon brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise unsurpassed when it comes to system set up and design. Simon's background lays in many of the major touring suppliers within the UK, and he is revered for his system tuning and design capability. Simon has also been a FOH and Monitor Engineer for many top level Artists both in the UK and abroad. Simon can be contacted on [email protected]