About Us

Map is a creative consultancy with a strategy-based approach to industrial design, packaging design and UX/UI

Who we are

Founded in 2012, we are part of a family of world-class design companies, alongside Barber & Osgerby and Universal Design Studio. We have a unique combination of design disciplines brought together by a common approach: a love of craft and of detail, materiality and innovative design thinking. Map’s founders are Edward Barber, Jay Osgerby and Design Director Jon Marshall. Our growing team is a multi-disciplinary mix of experienced industrial designers, strategists and innovation experts.

Creative Review Annual Agency of the Year 2016

What We Do

Our work is end-to-end and spans design research, design strategy, concept design, design development, prototyping, production management, Kickstarter campaign support and product launch support.

Informed Creativity

We use designer-led analysis, observation and research to inform our creative process

Our Process

We call our process informed creativity. We use analysis, observation and research to inform our creative process. There are five key elements to our process: It is Research Driven, Strategy-Led, Co-created with clients using Rapid Iteration and infused throughout with a love of Making.

One of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies of 2016

Our Clients

We work with some of the most innovative and best-loved companies in the world including global brands, growth companies, public institutions, design and advertising agencies as well as ambitious startups.

Our clients include:

AKQA
Beeline
BleepBleeps
British Airways
Ding

Fortnum & Mason
Google
Hackaball
Honda
Insensi

Joseph Joseph
Kano
Macallan
Made by Many
Mother London

National Gallery
nCube
Panasonic
Sabi
SAM Labs

Samsung
Science Museum
Sony

Virgin Atlantic
Wolff Olins
Yamaha