Business Innovation

We build meaningful futures.

We’re a global innovation consultancy. We transform today’s companies by combining design thinking and design engineering to create the experiences, products and ventures of tomorrow.


Our Expertise


Today’s companies are operating in an increasingly complex world of customers, competitors and technology. We work at the intersection of insight, strategy and creativity to help our clients to maintain relevance, unlock growth and disrupt categories.


We have an integrated, human and creative attitude to data that unlocks meaningful outcomes for brands. We call it, Integrated Intelligence. It spans our approach to research, measurement, optimisation and advanced analytics.


Truth2Meaning is our shared approach to making meaning. We search cultures, categories, consumers, companies and connections to uncover the truth’s that build meaningful futures for our clients.


As part of the world’s most successful creative company, we believe that creativity is the only way to survive. We bring outside thinking and fresh perspectives to our clients to solve problems in new and sometimes unexpected ways.


Our Services


Our service offerings align with our clients' most significant challenges. We help them prioritise more effectively, move more quickly and minimise risk.



Reveal, validate and prioritise the most meaningful innovation initiatives for your company.



Find, prototype and test solutions with our global network of over 24,000.



Launch, grow and scale new experiences, products and ventures at startup speed.

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Our Operating System


We have a number of proprietary tools that we use to help today’s companies to create the experiences, products and ventures of tomorrow.

io method

Our consulting method helps us to quickly understand the underlying needs of companies and the people they serve before making evidenced decisions about what to invest in.


Our network of entrepreneurs, innovators and startups from all over the world enable us to quickly find, prototype and test new experiences, products and ventures.


Our global intelligence unit are dedicated to understanding the implications of changing customer behaviour, emerging competitors and advancements in technology.

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Our innovation labs are equipped with the latest tools for prototyping, providing teams with a space to work through solutions or experiment with new ideas.


 Our Capabilities


We have a network of over 600 experts across our specialist design, technology, marketing, media, engagement and production teams that help us to bring new experiences, products and ventures to market.


Our design team unites experts in strategy, design and experience, who work together to harness the power of brand for growth.


Our media team are committed to blurring the lines between media and creativity, between data and content, between science and art.


Our technology team leverage the power of creativity, the beauty of data and the magic of technology to drive business results.


Our engagement team are a global communications and PR practice deploying deep expertise across sectors and specialty areas.


Our marketing team have created some of the best-known and most iconic advertising campaigns of the last century.


Our production team offer integrated print, video, and digital design production, as well as translation and adaptation services.

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 Our Clients


We’re proud to partner with some of the worlds most ambitious organisations.


What next?


We’ve worked hard to build a network of thousands of today’s most innovative leaders from corporations, tech companies and startups. Get to know us by attending our events, subscribing to our thinking and working with us.


join us at an event

Register to join hundreds of your peers at our quarterly breakfast and dinner sessions, our annual conference or see where our team are speaking next.


Join over 12,000 others who get the iO Post every quarter featuring insight and interviews with today’s most innovative businesses and their leaders.


Contact us and join other ambitious leaders in working with us to create relevance, unlock growth and achieve transformation for their companies.

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