Assurity appointed to further drive innovation

Explore Assurity 21 September 2017 staff

Assurity is one of four new suppliers of Callaghan Innovation’s Driving Innovation skills development programme appointed to help NZ businesses accelerate their product development processes.

The expanded panel enables Driving Innovation to be delivered to various industry sectors and to businesses at different sizes and stages of development right throughout New Zealand. Businesses will be able to select the supplier that best suits them.

Assurity was appointed for its specialisations in:

  • Design Thinking
  • Agile delivery and training
  • Business strategy
  • Service and product design
  • Business transformation

Simon Holbrook, our Principal Consultant of Design Thinking, says “Assurity uniquely fuses Design Thinking and Agile into a streamlined and adaptable innovation process designed to solve our customers’ biggest problems. We are delighted to partner with Callaghan Innovation to share this process and play our part in building the innovation capability of New Zealand businesses".

The programme is designed to help businesses increase their pace of innovation by changing its product development methods through a framework and set of tools and practices customised to their specific products and markets. The goal is to embed a ‘new way’ of doing things so they can learn how to develop their products quickly and efficiently.