Branding & Design Consultancy
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Our mission
Our services
Our approach
Client feedback
Credibility by design
We understand how frustrating it can be to lose out on customers, to a competitor with a stronger or more noticeable brand.

Foreground transform organisations and new ventures into credible brands. Enabling them to establish a reputation and thrive in local and international markets.

Here’s how it works...
Sending your brief

  1. Call +44 20 7284 3471 or email us with your brief

  2. Allow us 24hrs to come back with any questions

  3. We’ll create a customised proposal for you

  4. Let's schedule it in and get down to work
With every new brief, Foreground will help your organisation win over more hearts and minds. We'll make sure that your proposition is distinctive, relevant to the right people and that it performs seamlessly across every channel.

Get in touch and turn your venture into a brand with clear-cut appeal.
Research, strategy and design
Strategy
Foreground create distinctive, relevant and credible brands. We offer consultancy in:

- Customer research
- Industry analysis
- Brand positioning
- Naming and nomenclature
- Story, tone and messaging
Identity
We design visual identities that engage both local and global markets, with specialisms in:

- Brand identity design
- Campaign identity design
- Digital identity design
- Style guide design
- 2D and 3D visualisation
Design
Our design and creative expertise has evolved over two decades, with services including:

- Content design
- Experiential design
- UX and UI design
- Web and App design
- Product and Platform design
Flexible, thoughtful and impactful
Foreground are a partner to startups, new ventures, SMEs and globally renowned organisations.

We are consultative in our approach and flex to the requirements of every project we work on.
We know that launching new propositions can be challenging. With expertise built over two decades, we act as custodians to your brand, steering you in the right direction every step of the way.
"While our work is bold and impactful, it is always grounded in strategic insight, research and reasoning."
Cross-sector expertise
Kape were pivoting our business and needed to work with a company that could help lead our brand transformation. They helped define and deliver us a strong, clear and unique brand that will truly resonate with our customers.
CEO, Kape Technologies PLC
Marc is rigorous in identifying and scoping the requirements for new brand and product developments. His breadth of knowledge and know-how across the research, branding and UI / UX design phases, including his ability to launch successful new propositions, is invaluable.
Group Product Director, GoCompare
They returned concepts that met our brief perfectly, I recommend them as a high quality agency.
Principle, LxB Retail Properties
We’ve been working with their incredibly creative team for several years now, and they’ve continued to create highly innovative campaigns that truly engage and inspire our clients.
Head of Events, Investec Bank
We have worked with Marc and his team for several years and he has helped transform our brand across digital channels. I would have no hesitation in recommending him.
Head of Marketing, TIME Investments
Fantastic work delivered on time and on budget. I also really enjoyed working with the team who were quick to grasp what we wanted to deliver.
Head of Marketing, EFG Bank
I have worked with Marc on several projects over the last 10 years or so. His ability and expertise in the areas of branding, design and digital is excellent and he produces stand-out work.
Founder and Chairman, Frank PR
They were very patient in the process and listened to our feedback... We are very pleased with the end result and feel that it positions CIL as a leading, international consulting business.
Managing Partner, CIL
They achieve a good balance between pushing creative development while respecting a brief. They’ve got a lot to recommend.
EMEA Communications, CBRE
We found their innovative, proactive problem solving approach an invaluable asset to our team. They provided a quality output to a tight programme.
Design and Planning, BAM Construct
Marc and his team have consistently provided the Global Campaign for Education with high quality design work delivered professionally, on time and with great patience - which is vital given that we operate in five languages... Highly recommended as a versatile and quality creative agency.
Director of Communications, GCE
We needed to engage the right company to help position us in the UK and European market, they have excelled in doing just that. I recommend them highly.
Managing Director, KOUT
Marc, Founder
Director

Over the last two decades, Marc has created and led Brand, Design and Digital projects for globally renowned organisations such as: BAM, Blackberry, CBRE, Investec, NHS, Kape Technologies and the Global Campaign for Education.
He has an MA in Design from London College of Communication and an MBA from London Business School, and has previously worked for and on behalf of agencies at WPP, IPG and Enero.

When he's not busy creating and consulting, Marc can be found running across a London park or rewatching a Pixar movie with his two young children.
Andrew, Technology Lead
Tech Strategy & Production

Andrew is a technology specialist with a broad range of experience spanning over twenty years. He has worked with a wide variety of clients across sectors including: Volkswagen, Virgin Atlantic, American Express, Deutsche Bank and Sony.
He oversees both in-house and offshore teams, delivering solutions that have received universal praise and broken industry standards for innovation and performance.

Andrew is a regular speaker at conferences and contributes to a wide variety of industry groups and publications.
Mark, Design Lead
Brand & Digital Design

Mark is an award winning designer with an MA in Communication Design. He majors in Brand Identity and User Interface design, helping create distinct omni-channel experiences for new ventures and established companies.

He is passionate about the potential of design to influence human behaviour.
Sara, Brand Strategy
Strategy & Insight

Sara believes brands should make a positive impact in people’s lives and to the world. After completing her MSc in Brand Leadership, she followed her heart to do just that. To work with not for profits as a brand strategist, having previously worked in the commercial sector.
Sara has worked with clients such as: Save the Children, Macmillan, The Royal British Legion and Waterstones.

As a new mother, she’s recently been mastering the art of negotiation with her toddler, whilst dabbling in interior design and pottery.
Craig, Design & Production
Print & Digital Production

Craig is a designer with twenty years of experience working for global brands across a wide range of industries, from financial services and education to consumer electronics.
His experience working with both agencies and client-side has proved to be invaluable, as has his experience designing multi-language publications.

As a typographer and type designer, Craig’s passion for typography continues to inform his design craft and practice.
Fran, Design Lead
Brand & Digital Design

As a traditionally-trained creative, Fran’s broad knowledge in the industry has provided her with a deep understanding of the design and creative process. Fran works to transform a brand’s core values and vision into a visual language, communicating its story and creating meaningful brand experiences across channels.
Christie, Design & Production
Print Design & Production

Having graduated with a BA(Hons) in Graphic Design, from the London College of Communication in 2001, Christie has nearly 20 years of commercial experience working across advertising, branding and editorial.
Christie has built a particular expertise in design for the property and construction sectors, and has worked extensively with leading architectural and interior design companies.
Bruno, Research Consultant
Market Research

Driven by discovering insights into how people think, feel and behave towards brands, Bruno has extensive experience, having led qualitative and quantitative research projects for global brands such as: O2, Amazon, Audi, PayPal and Royal Bank of Scotland.
Bruno has an MSc in Marketing, with a focus on Consumer Behaviour, Research Methods, Statistics and Brand Management. But, when you're not talking to him about research, be sure to ask him about his other passions - European cinema and martial arts - you won't be disappointed.