What makes us one of the top product design and innovation consulting firms is because we have proven strong industry results that clearly demonstrates we know how to create much needed and wanted innovative new products, and we know how to accelerate new product brand development and growth.
More than 90% of the products we have developed have reached global commercial success, which is far better than the about 20% industry norm, therefore, choosing us as the preferred product development partner will significantly reduce risks and increase the chances of obtaining strong competitive success and business growth.
Our company name that reflects we do who we are. Here is a short explanation of this.
‘Nouvo’ is derived from the words “nouveau, novella and novo”, which is about creating and bringing something new and exciting into this world. For us what is new must express a degree of originality of thought, expression and experiences in and from the products we create. ‘Ventureworks’ means we have all the necessary capabilities to undertake a bold and risky voyage of discovery from creating a great new product idea to achieving market success and produce meaningful posirive progress and impact.
We combine high-end creativity, innovation, and design thinking and merge them with strong business and financial acumen to give clients a holistic product development capability that leaves no stone unturned to prevent business losses and deliver much needed and wanted new and improved products. This makes us one of the top innovation consulting firms for products.
We work for Start-ups, Early Stage Ventures, SMEs, Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Corporate firms to solve ‘wicked’ and difficult product and product brand problems, and to discover and bring into commercial reality new product opportunities that will deliver high quality outcomes to clients and their customers.
Kristof Farrell founded Nouvo Ventureworks after having worked in industry within Strategy, Innovation, Design, and Manufacturing roles at operational and board executive levels.
Kristof is a graduate of top tier design and business schools and he has created and led teams to produce many worldwide granted patented products that have gone to deliver a positive direct and indirect impact to organisations and lives.
Below is profile of Kristof’ s academic and professional credentials so that clients know their new product and brand development needs are led by a unique pair of safe and strong product design and innovation hands.
PG Dip in Strategy & Innovation: The University of Oxford, Said Business School
MBA The Open University Business School
MSc International Finance & Management: The Open University Business School
MSc Manufacturing Management & Technology: The Open University, Engineering
BA Hons Product and Furniture Design: Kingston University, London
Chartered Technological Product Designer: Institute of Engineering Designers (UK)
Chartered Quality Professional: Chartered Quality Institute (UK)
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK)
Chartered Global Management Accountant (UK & USA)
Kristof is also is highly experienced in writing and operating ISO 13485 and FDA 510(k) Medical Devices quality systems and ISO 9001 quality management systems.