Design creates culture. Culture sparks innovation. Innovation shapes the future.

Black is a global design and innovation agency with over 20 years experience in shaping identities and cultures, reimagining problems and solutions, and igniting innovation and growth across government entities and organizations.

We work strategically with corporate identity, concept development and branding, and we execute these strategies through the innovative and confident use of graphic design, campaigns on print and social media, web design, product packaging and client publishing. We work with clients and partners who require hyper relevant and completely tailor made concepts, campaigns, and experiences in a variety of industries and regions around the world from our offices in Copenhagen, Washington DC, and Dubai.

We bring an inspired, modern design aesthetic to corporate brands and political candidates and causes with a focus on compelling visual identities, experience shaping identities and cultures, reimagining problems and solutions, and igniting innovation and growth across government entities and organizations.

We design identities and experiences, develop concepts and products, and deliver programs and transformation.

Brand Identity

Naming
Typography
Positioning
Visual Design
Brand Story

Product

Ideation
Industrial Design
Product Packaging
Prototyping
User Testing

Communication

Campaigns
Thought Leadership
Public Relations
Advertising
Multi-channel

Strategy

Discovery & Research
Future Foresight
Innovation Portfolio
Policy
Go To Market

Digital

SoMe
Email and Messaging
Web Design
App Development
Funnel Analysis

Visual Media

Storyboarding
Copywriting
Illustration
Motion Graphics
UX/UI

Brand Identity

Naming
Typography
Positioning
Visual Design
Brand Story

Communication

Campaigns
Thought Leadership
Public Relations
Advertising
Multi-channel

Digital

SoMe
Email and Messaging
Web Design
App Development
Funnel Analysis

Product

Ideation
Industrial Design
Product Packaging
Prototyping
User Testing

Strategy

Discovery & Research
Future Foresight
Innovation Portfolio
Policy
Go To Market

Visual Media

Storyboarding
Copywriting
Illustration
Motion Graphics
UX/UI

We are creatives, strategists, makers, and more.

Global Creative Director

Anders Black Christiansen

A graduate of Denmark’s prestigious Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Design, Anders is among a select group of Danish design veterans transforming the world of branding and experience design, forming brand identities and industrial product designs for a long list of international brands in the Black portfolio. Anders is Black’s global Creative Director.

Art Director

Jonas Rasmussen

With an ambition to express his art through compelling graphic design, creating desirable products, and working with clients to craft their brands, Jonas has led global assignments in advertising, Internet and illustration. Jonas leads Black’s design development in Copenhagen.

Managing Director, Denmark

Charlotte Andresen

Charlotte has several years of experience within International marketing and brand building. Her focus is to maintain and develop key client relationships where she plays a key role between strategy and the creative process to identify and reach the specific goals in every project.

Managing Director, USA

Max Hamel

Max works at the intersection of politics and branding, helping companies, trade associations and candidates align their corporate and political programs to deliver pitch perfect messaging, reach new audiences and shape government policy. In our highly distracted world,  splintered media channels mean splintered audiences. Design can no longer be an afterthought and companies and organizations need comprehensive visual strategies to create an indelible relationship between an image and an idea. Max leads Black’s Washington DC office.

Strategy & Digital

Cheyenne Kamran

A strategist with experience across various disciplines and continents, Cheyenne takes a simultaneously disruptive yet practical approach in causing changes in culture, mindset, and ultimately results. Che leads Black’s strategy practice in Dubai.

Future Strategy

Dr. Petar Stojanov

A quantum physicist turned innovation specialist, Petar works with governments and organisations at the intersection of strategy, innovation and policy to advise, design and execute disruptive new innovations and create compelling new futures. Petar leads Black’s innovation and future strategy practice in Dubai.

Art Director

Claus Julius Bjørneboe

Claus has a hidden superpower – the ability to take a complex idea and make it self-explanatory through compelling design in the form of branding, graphics, web design and motion graphics. Claus leads Black’s creative development in Copenhagen.

Partner

Maha Al Muhairi

Exiting her first company at 19 years of age, AlMaha is one of the youngest certified FabLab mentors in the Arab region and in collaboration with MIT, AlMaha has developed award-winning autonomous open-source agricultural technology solutions for the UAE Mars 2117 space mission. AlMaha leads Blacks’s emerging technologies practice in Dubai.

Head of Events and Productions

Iris Chelarescu

Iris is a PR and Communications expert with expertise in running corporate engagements for global brands, with attendees numbering in the tens of thousands.  Iris leads Black’s Programs and Events team in Dubai.

Head of Digital

Noel Fernandes

Noel is an expert in developing end-to-end platforms and digital products for clients. He has led project teams across hospitality, tourism, entertainment with the likes of Jumeirah and Miral. Today, Noel leads a digital team that creates solutions for organizations and governments alike.

Chief Accountant

Helle Brandt Pedersen

Visual Media Specialist

Mateen Azam

Mateen is a visual design specialist, bringing still and moving images to life by designing and crafting infographics and moving media for our global client base. Mateen is part of Black’s visual media team in Dubai.

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