When working with us you get a direct line to the people working on your product. Our technical experts become your creative problem solvers, without any middlemen.

Andrew Redman

Andrew Redman

Managing Director

Andrew is the founder and director of Realise: The man, with the original vision, driving the company forward for over a decade.
Andrew comes from a sailing background, and originally trained as a Naval Architect, but was ultimately drawn to changing the world through product design. He‘ll happily admit he’s more recently defected to skiing!

David Connell

David Connell

Design & Operations Director

David leads the operational activities at Realise, ensuring the team is fired up and heading in the right direction, projects on track, and clients happy. He has a background in luggage, defence, and consumer product design.
When not in the studio he can be found tinkering in his workshop, riding motorbikes, and spending time with his family.

Ali Redman

Ali Redman

Studio Manager

Ali is Realise’s all-round studio hero and company secretary.

Having originally trained as fashion designer, she’s been invaluable in user feedback sessions on all of our textile product design projects.

David Aitken

David Aitken

Senior Product Designer

David is a problem solving genius, unfazed by any design-engineering conundrum.

His keen interest in product development and having previously worked at a large vacuum manufacturer affords him an acute skill in taking a client concept and turning it into something real.

Rob Phillips

Rob Phillips

Senior Product Designer

Rob joined Realise in 2014 and is a talented creative problem solver and visual communicator.

He likes to get stuck into a technical design challenge, working closely with clients to deliver a rich variety of products from security devices through to household appliances for start-ups.

Scott Gordon

Scott Gordon

Product Designer

Scott is a born and bred creative thinker, so far out of the box that he doesn’t even use a box.

Previous to joining Realise, Scott designed and brought to market a portfolio of products for the UK educational sector including woodland and playground apparatus.

Callum Taylor

Callum Taylor

Product Designer

Callum is a KeyShot and Adobe whizz-kid, turning out product renders fit to sit within an art gallery.

Callum graduated with a first class in Creative Product Design from UWE having designed user-centred products for mental health, sleep deprivation and future technology of 2040.

Tom Launders

Tom Launders

Product Designer

Tom is the go-to guy for aesthetics, with a wardrobe that cost more than a flat in Brixton.

Following graduation from Sheffield Hallam university with a first-class degree, Tom has worked in design studios both nationally and internationally achieving a selection of awards along his way, including the CEP award, awarded by the Chartered society of designers.

Alex Lomer

Alex Lomer

Product Engineer

Alex is our resident engineering specialist and can spot an unbalanced load from forty paces.

He holds a first class degree in Mechanical Engineering and specialises in design for injection moulding having spent two years working in the automotive industry.

Sophie Adams-Foster

Sophie Adams-Foster

Creator of New Opportunities

Sophie has unique experience and knowledge in electronic product development, hands on prototyping and commercial business development.

With a breadth of process insights, material knowledge and technical understanding, Sophie is expertly placed to work with customers and the local business economy to ensure successful product launches.

Jeff Butt

Jeff Butt

Finance Director

Jeff has been Realise’s financial guide since incorporation and helps to make sure we stay on the financial map as we grow.

His other passion is orienteering where he coaches both the England and Great Britain junior teams in international competitions. Cool. So now you know who to call if you get lost in the Peak District.

Bean

Bean

Head of Security

Bean is Head of Security and hoovering at Realise. He is a Jack Russell through and through, so when he isn’t gazing out of the window at female K9′s, growling at dodgy people, or dreaming about rabbits, he’s busy trying to get us to play with the squeaky bone or feed him biscuits.

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