Business design

Build products and services customers love, with a profitable and sustainable business model.

Why business design?

Design products, services and business models that create

Our main principles

Make evidence-based decisions through experimentation

Fast and hands-on work with multi-disciplinary teams

Relentless focus on the viability of the solution

Challenges we overcome


Select the right approach

A decade of creating and improving businesses led us to develop
3 customizable business design approaches.

design sprint

Increase speed and

deliver business impact

  • 3-5 days
  • clearly scoped business challenge
  • we guide existing team(s)
  • actionable solutions


Explore multiple new

business opportunities

  • 6-12 weeks
  • strategic opportunity area
  • we form and guide multiple teams
  • validated propositions / businesses

in residence

Move from idea to launch

at breakneck speed
  • 3-6 months
  • opportunity / proposition identified
  • we provide the team to co-create the solution
  • proposition launched

client cases

Trusted by Fortune 500 companies
& global innovators

Board of Innovation is an independent business design agency that uses proven methods.

Revolutionizing baggage handling at airports with Vanderlande

Corporate startup coaching, from ideation to RedDot Design Award: Board of Innovation for Vanderlande.

Bringing a successful product concept to market with O-I

A journey from sticky notes to rapid prototyping, to real-world innovation.

New concepts for the Chinese market with Danone

How we helped Danone create 8 food and beverage concepts for the Chinese market while training staff in practical business design methodologies.

Contact us

Discover the format you need!

Whether you’re searching for new initiatives, want to increase speed to market, or need to add skills to your team, we have a business design format that will suit your company’s needs.