We are Maker

An innovation and experience design consultancy.

Founded in Sydney, Australia in 2015, Maker works with promising startups, leading organisations, and government agencies who are looking to solve meaningful problems.

“Recognizing the need is the primary condition for design.”

Charles Eames

We help organisations innovate by leveraging human-centered design (HCD), lean UX, rapid prototyping and agile development practices, to create new products and services while also contributing to the transformation of organisational culture.

With our clients and partners, we identify new ways to serve and support people by uncovering needs, previously not addressed.

The best of these are further nurtured in learning loops that involve branding, rapid prototyping, user testing, and iterative agile development.

Some go on to become meaningful ventures that make a lasting impact on the human experience. Ready to make tomorrow?

What we do

Our services focus on the ideation and growth stages of new ventures.

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Research
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Design
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Prototyping
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User Testing
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Development
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Measurement

Who we’ve worked with

Our consultants have worked with some of the world’s leading organisations.

Our Team

We’re made up of entrepreneurs, designers, technologists and analysts.

Mehran Granfar

Principal, Design Consultant

Founder at Maker. Experience design and digital agency veteran (head of production at BBDO, Lowe Profero, and POSSIBLE), founder at Maven.

Bronwyn Leong

Client Services Director

Former account executive at Expert 360, and senior client partner at Pearson, Bronwyn oversees client servicing and new business.

Thibault Couraud

Development Consultant

Over a decade in development, with extensive experience with Ruby on Rails, Parse, JS, API integration and dev ops.

Jacqui Sedaghat

Design Consultant

Experienced user interface and visual designer with a focus on applying human centred design techniques to help make life better.

Deepali Dabral

Project Director

Experienced digital practitioner (formerly in project director roles at BBDO, Bite, Leo Burnett, and Ogilvy & Mather). Co-founder at dsgnlb.