We are delighted to announce that Design Partners has joined PA Consulting (PA), the global innovation and transformation consultancy.
At a time when the speed and quality of innovation is critical to business success, joining PA will enhance our strategic consulting and product design capabilities and magnify PA’s market leading end-to-end innovation offering.
Inspired design is at the heart of PA’s business. With over 75 years of design heritage encompassing world-firsts and iconic products, PA’s teams have shaped the world of today and are creating the world of tomorrow. PA has designed innovations including the UK’s first nationwide electric vehicle chargepoint for UK government, a revolutionary medical device to improve patient end-of-life comfort for Bearpac Medical and an inclusive line of beauty tools for Guide Beauty to make it easier for anyone to create any beauty look, regardless of their physical condition.
Design Partners’ ethos of being able to create the future, as opposed to simply imagining it, directly aligns to our mission of building a positive human future.
Ken Toombs, CEO at PA Consulting
For over 35 years, Design Partners has served an international client base across the consumer, technology and healthcare sectors. Our unique blend of strategic consulting and product design capabilities enables us to provide a full suite offering, from Advanced Thinking to Innovation Delivered.
Design Partners brings specialist expertise in product strategy, design for sustainability, wearable technology, human interaction devices, and medical device design. We have designed landmark products for some of the world’s most respected brands including Logitech, Cosmed, Cricut, Beyerdynamic, Jameson and Honeywell. Design Partners’ work has been recognised by over 100 industry awards in the last five years, including Good Design, RedDot Best of the Best, IF award and IDSA Gold. Our Viscero ECG Vest design was also named on Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Awards 2022.
Trevor O’Reilly, CEO of Design Partners adds, “We are delighted that PA and Design Partners are coming together. PA’s experience in amplifying design with science and engineering, conceiving, and delivering ingenious new products and services will magnify our capabilities. Together we can provide our clients with an exceptional full suite design and innovation offering.”
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