People are at the centre
of everything we do

We bring innovation, strategy, research, design, testing and implementation together under one roof. Our experts combine user insights with inspired interaction and creative service design to create websites, software, and applications that are easy to use and emotionally engaging.

Our approach
Our unique Experience Thinking™ Process puts the focus on real users and leverages our collaborative, problem-solving culture to uncover deep insights.
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How our
process works

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Interested in joining our team?

We're looking for talented people to expand our team and our horizons.
Simply put, we make products and services easy and enjoyable to use.”
Tedde van gelderen
Founder of Akendi
Our team
Home to deep UX knowledge, a diverse skillset, and a unique blend of personalities, our multi-disciplinary team bridges the gap between business, design, and technology. With specialists in systems engineering, behavioural sciences, information science, and graphic design, among others, we bring powerful credentials to every project.
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Our Credentials

Behavioural Science

Library Science

Engineering

Design

Office area

4

Locations
Toronto,
Ottawa,
London,
Cambridge

75

countries visited,
and counting

24

talented
people

15%

versus

88%

veggie lovers

meat eaters

Akendi:
Actually… the name was a kid’s idea!

487

minutes of total
travel time to work

8

years of
successful
collaborations

42%

sing in the shower

Our UX training

Our professional User Experience training program will give you a firm grasp of the UX creation process, tools, and techniques. This complete course combines in-depth theory with practical application exercises.

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Tools & Ideas

There's always something happening at Akendi, and we love sharing our insights and activities with you! To see what we're up to, and to keep up to date on the latest tools, topics and trends, browse our news, events, blog posts, UX tools, informative videos and more.

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Our clients

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Giving back

We're passionate about the communities in which we work, and are proud to take on a select number of pro-bono engagements and sponsorships each year. If you’re a not-for-profit organisation seeking assistance, please get in touch!

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Partners & Affiliations

To complement our user experience research, service design, and strategy offerings, we work with select software development, product design, UX, and marketing partners.

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How can we help you?

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