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 at the end of 2015 with sole distributorship of D.A.S Audio, adding Fenix Stage in 2017 as well as having access to may other brands thru industry ties and previous relationships. 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 26 years, starting life in a Guitar Showroom and rehearsal studio. This progressed quickly to Venue installation and continued through to Management and Refurbishment Specifier. 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 / 07545 492306 or email [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 UKĀ and abroad. Simon can be contacted on [email protected]