Better by Codesign is a global network of consultants and practitioners. We partner with organisations trying to create positive change, by codesigning innovative solutions to complex challenges. 

Creating change

Bold collaborations spark powerful new ideas. 
So we use approaches including design thinking to help diverse thinkers co-create impactful, sustainable and scalable solutions. 

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We help people, nonprofits, governments and businesses build better futures together by embracing participatory design

 
 

Services

From concept through implementation we guide solution design offering a range of technical expertise and services

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Strategy design

Creating more impactful strategies, programmes and public policies with NGOs, businesses and governments

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New funding and resources, from donors through impact investing to social enterprise development

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Business
for good

Positive social & environmental impact in the private sector through better ESG and Social Impact programming

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Comms & 
campaigns

Powerful campaigns and communications that engage people and mobilise change

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Learning & Innovation

Creating agile, learning cultures to help people and organisations embrace the accelerating pace of change

Team and network

Better by Codesign's people have decades of experience in strategy design and project implementation across the nonprofit, private and public sectors. We tailor project teams from our global network of strategists, policy analysts, researchers, economists, design thinkers, campaigners, data scientists, facilitators and comms experts. Our network is mobilised by a group of cofounders and technical advisors.

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Adi Frost,
Managing partner

Design thinker and

advisor on programme design, innovation and comms. 

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Rashmi Mistry
Strategy & Campaigns 

Strategist and global campaigner on climate,

food systems

and land rights.

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Michelle Joubert
Resourcing and Business Development
 

Sustainability strategist advising business and nonprofits on funding and impact. 

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Busi Dlamini


Collaboration

Systems thinker and dialogue practitioner focusing on race, social justice and sustainability.

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Tom Dunmore

Marketing

Strategic comms and marketing expert with a passion for tech creativity and impact.

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Luis Bonilla Ortiz-Arrieta
Sustainable Cities Policy  

Academic researcher and design thinker with policy focus on cities and sustainable development.. 

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Masana Mulaudzi,
Feminist Economics & Policy Development

Economic analyst and theorist leading research

and policy analysis. 

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Margreet Freiling 


Wellbeing Economies

Policy Frameworks 

Senior policy analyst

using wellbeing

frameworks to

codesign better

public policy. 

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Alex Sardar 
Global Partnerships

Advising on international, multi-sectoral relationships including with global institutions.

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Learning 

Reflections, innovations and insights from across the network.