1. Our Approach

Our Approach

We help brands create memorable and meaningful experiences to engage with their audiences.

Our Capabilities

We seamlessly connect disciplines – from concept to final execution.

Brand

  • Positioning
  • Brand Architecture
  • Naming
  • Brand Revitalisation
  • Scenario Building
  • Brand Identity
  • Visual Expression
  • Digital Design
  • Video & Film 

Experience

  • Brand Interpretation
  • Concept Creation
  • Emotional Design
  • Customer Journey Planning
  • Interior Design
  • Staff Engagement
  • Space Planning
  • Detailing (CAD)
  • Service Intelligence

Implementation

  • Costing
  • Scheduling
  • Value Engineering
  • Supplier Procurement
  • Tender Management
  • Supplier Management
  • Design Management
  • Project Management
  • Guardianship

What Sets us Apart

In a converging world, we speak with a global voice in a local accent.

We are a holistic brand and experience design consultancy who create solutions that are fit for purpose and control every touch point along the way.

We are a mix of architects, designers, brand strategists, creative technologists, content developers and project managers who work in close partnership with clients and other consultants.

We get close to our clients and respond effectively. We are independent so we don’t answer to a global network of ‘accountants’.

We are a diverse team of industry specialists who have extensive international experience as well as decades of local knowledge across numerous sectors.

Some of our Clients

Our work spans across a broad spectrum of clients and industries.

  • Emaar
  • Dubai Airports
  • MAF
  • Meraas
  • EY
  • Dubai Holdings
  • Dubai Tourism
  • Al Futtaim
  • Noor Bank
  • Arup
  • Airtel
  • Sadia

Our Partners

Connecting the dots through close collaboration within our wider network.

Leadership

We work closely with our clients and believe a partnership produces the best results.

David Markham
David Markham
Managing Partner

David has an extensive design and media background and has led creative agencies throughout his career. He has worked expansively in the marcoms industry for over 18 years across Europe and the Middle East. 

David has a notable client résumé including ADTCA, Arup, Al Futtaim, Audi, Bentley, BRF, BMW, Dubai Culture, Dubai Airports, Davis Langdon, Dubai Holding, Dubai Tourism, DWTC, Emaar, Eagle Hills, EY, Ferrari, GCAA, Gulf Related, Jumeirah, Kraft Foods, Meraas, Mubadala, Majid Al Futtaim, Noor Bank, NBAD, Porsche, Rosewood, Tawazun, TDIC, TRA, TwoFour54 and Yahoo!

Richard Toyne
Richard Toyne
Projects Director

Richard is a Projects Director with over 20 years experience managing large-scale projects in America, Europe the Middle East and Asia. He has a design and construction background with a predilection for detail.

Richard has delivered Experience Centres, Expos, Museums, Exhibitions and Corporate Spaces for clients such as Disney, Unilever, Vodafone, General Motors, BMW, Mubadala, ADTCA and TDIC.

Adam Nash
Adam Nash
Creative Director – Experience

Adam is a Creative Director with over 15 years experience, over a decade of which was spent working for international agencies embedded in the region. He specialises in retail, brand and customer-centric experiences.

Some of Adam's noteworthy clients include Noor Bank, Dubai Airports, Bank Nizwa, Virgin, du, Etisalat, Porsche, Atari, TDIC, Mubadala, Majid Al Futtaim, Mobilink, Eagle Hills, ADCB, Emirates NBD, Ooredoo, Wataniya, Emaar  and OSN.

Sebastian Klein
Sebastian Klein
Creative Director - Brand

Sebastian heads-up branding for Ochre, bringing over 15years of multidisciplinary experience to his projects. He brings international expertise and thorough local understanding to the team. 

Before co-founding Ochre, Sebastian was a director at Wolff Olins. His work crosses nearly every category of creative output. His unique combination of creative and strategic thinking has been central to the successful projects all around the world. Prior to moving to Dubai 7 years ago, Sebastian has worked in San Francisco, New York and London.