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We give big companies a superpower - the ability to accelerate, de-risk and systematise the development of breakthrough products and services using the discovery and validation methods of Silicon Valley.
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Growth unlocked

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There has never been a better time to grow.


A rapidly changing world of customers, competitors, and technology represents a $3.8tn innovation opportunity. But it's startups, rather than corporates, who are capturing it. Because developing the businesses, products and services of tomorrow inside today's companies is too slow, too risky and too complex. That's why, while 84% of CEOs say that innovation is critical to their growth strategy, only 6% are satisfied with their innovation performance.

We solve this by leveraging your existing scale, reputation and knowledge and equipping you with Silicon Valley's design thinking, lean startup and agile methods so you can identify new growth opportunities, develop new propositions and validate them in-market with more speed, less risk and a proven methodology.
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Our Method
Through our codified Velocity™ model, we work with clients to identify new growth opportunities, co-create new concepts, and validate them with real customers. Each sprint-based phase has clear activities, outcomes, and timeframes, so you never lose clarity on your progress.
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Solution Design
Solution Design

Find out what problems we are solving and whether people need solutions to them without relying on guesswork.

Proposition Development
Proposition Development

See how to create, deliver and capture value with our propositions without speculating.

Market Validation
Market Validation

Ensure you’re meeting a market need in a way that’s sustainable and scalable without over-investing time and money.

Delivered by an expert team of innovators

Jacob Dutton CEO
Katy Sephton COO
Charlotte Spender - Future Foundry Strategy DirectorMira Graff - Research LeadKevin Gordon - Design and Technology Director
Tayler Levy-Werret -  Head of Marketing
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More speed

Get new propositions into the hands of customers in a few days, rather than in months or years.

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Less risk

90% of our propositions succeed in-market, hugely outperforming the corporate average today of just 10%.

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Data-driven decisions

Get information based on carefully curated prototypes and validated MVP's rather than best-guess business cases.

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Lasting impact

Learn our Velocity™ methodology for yourself. We believe in empowering you with the skills to maintain momentum, even after our partnership ends.

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Continuous checkpoints

Work in 2-week sprints, reviewing evidence at defined stage gates to support iterative developments.

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We'll learn more about your situation and show you how we can accelerate, de-risk and simplify for your search for new growth.

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