ventures consulting
Product strategy and design consultancy for new ventures

What we do

We design functionality, services and interfaces and develop product strategies for new product ventures.

Our interests lie in finding new opportunities for positive change in the world and we are strong believers in using creative approaches to solve complex design problems.

We work with you to develop your long term product strategy, conduct user research, design functionality, create and test prototypes.

Either through working with your development team or with our partners, we work to deliver and launch your product.


Our team has professional and academic backgrounds in product management, HCI and experience with designing B2B applications and decision support systems.

Clear thinking

We are unapologetic about thinking user problem first and technology second. We focus on delving deep into user needs, pain-points and ways of working to inform interface and system design decisions.

Working simply

We use the minimum amount of process to get the job done, meaning our pragmatic teams are able to move fast, be razor focused on your strategy, keep things simple and ship early.

Who we’ve helped

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Tech companies
Fast growing start-ups and scale-ups who want to get their product on track.
assystemalderley groupdoctor care anywhereeasee
NGOs & public sector
UN agencies, NGOs, think tanks and public sector organisations looking to innovate.
iatigreenpeaceWLGAopen contracting partnershipglobal nutrition reportnew automotive
We've worked with consultancies, brand experts and specialist insights companies.
landorryan strategic advisorybaringa
sabah zdanowska

Sabah Zdanowska

Sabah is the founder of Ventures Consulting. Her expertise is in product strategy and discovery. With background in physics, human-computer interaction design and information services, she brings a user-focused, strategic mindset when it comes to solving complex problems and discovering new opportunities.

oleksandra melnyk

Oleksandra Melnyk

Oleksandra is a UX and UI designer with over a decade of experience. She specialises in design for enterprise-level applications, particularly those that utilise data and machine learning. She is experienced with conducting user research and meticulously translating findings and strategic objectives into her designs.

michael zdanowski

Michael zdanowski

Michael is a leading expert in the energy, technology and BPO sectors. He advises organisations and governments on the transition to Netzero. His career has been focused at the interface of public policy, media and research with projects in EVs, nuclear, hydrogen, solar, resources management and the global BPO sector.