Shape Markets

design the perfect strategy to motivate your ecosystem to join value creation and win


Improve Organizations

design platform-organizations where people thrive, evolve and improve performances


The Platform Opportunity Exploration Guide

an extension to Platform Design Toolkit


Make an Impact

leverage network effects for social good, beyond old paradigms of intervention

We developed the Platform Design Toolkit to help teams and designers create great platforms

is used to envision, design and fully understand how platforms work
it’s Creative Commons licensed so you’re always able to access and use, Free
can be complemented by our workshops and consulting to help you make progress

Why Platform Design?

Platforms help companies and organization leverage the power of ecosystems to grow and reach outstanding results that cannot be reached independently.

Platform Design is a key capability for your organization: it helps you deliver more innovation with smaller investments respect to building traditional services.

Who is it for?

Intrapreneurs that want to conquer markets and design better organizations. Startup founders that aim at disrupting incumbents with exponential growth.

Social entrepreneurs that aim to achieve scalable impact. Consultants that help clients design innovations, anyone wanting to understand how platforms work.

In an increasingly networked world we're going to need more tools like the Platform Design Toolkit

John HagelDeloitte center for Edge Innovation

“The platform design toolkit is more than a tool , it is a mindset. It helped us explore how to connect all the players around innovation challenges”.

Genevieve DouhetAssociate Director, Innovation, Société Générale

A great workshop that helps understand the essentials of platform design thinking and how to apply customer development and lean startup thinking to develop a platform proposition.

Bas Van Ulzen Global Lead Accelerator and Innovation coaches ING, Global

The epochal changes that involve society and thus the way to produce value are widely described by the design platform, giving new and fundamental tools to understanding our world.

Giuseppe PasceriCTIO Jobrapido

We used the method and this led us to the thinking and reasoning that was necessary to clarify many complex issues in our ecosystem. I want to suggest the methodology because we tested it and it works! Highly recommended!

Andrea CattabrigaChairman SlowD

When the hype was the Business Model Canvas and everyone was crazy about it, Simone came up with the toolkit that Sharing Economy entrepreneurs like me had been searching for a long time. I used it to create Sharing Academy and I recommend it now to entrepreneurs in the Collaborative Economy.

Jordi Llonch EsteveCEO Sharing Academy

Platform Design helped us craft our vision and get into YCombinator with a scalable business model

Tin Hang LiuCEO OSVehicle

So deceptively simple, yet the platform concept is profound enough to be radically transforming the global economy. The 2-day masterclass is essential in giving you all the tools, and the mindset to go along, to truly understand what it means to live and prosper in this new era

Ron KersicPlatform Architecture & Design, CTO Office - ING Global

Are you interested in the Platform Design Toolkit and you want to work with us to build your Platform Strategy?
Even if you just want to get in touch and share feedback or ask for more detailed information, get in touch: we are always happy to connect!

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