About Us

Connected is now part of Thoughtworks

We partner with our clients to build better products; products that delight customers and drive business impact.

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We are delighted to announce that Connected is now part of Thoughtworks. Together with Connected, Thoughtworks will advance its capabilities in solving business problems through product-led design processes, from defining the strategy to discovery and delivery. To know more about the acquisition, click here.

Founded in 2014, Connected was established with the aim to help ambitious companies build impactful software-powered products. Today, Connected has over 165 employees based primarily in Toronto, Canada and covering a broad spectrum of technologies across the entire software product development lifecycle. The Connected team of engineers, human-centered designers and product strategists have applied its product-thinking approach to discover and create product experiences at over 50 global organizations where they have quickly built a reputation as a go-to-leader in “0 to 1” new product development services, including discovery, delivery and education and enablement.

Our Approach

Product Thinking is our unified approach to product development, an innovation and execution approach that combines the technical excellence of agile delivery, the focus of human-centered design, and the rigor of management consulting to enable cross-disciplinary teams to build the right things right.

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Our Purpose

To create an extraordinary impact on the world through our culture and technology excellence.

Our Principles

Our principles not only guide how we work and who we hire but also who we work with. Meshing seamlessly with our client partners is critical to long-term product impact, so it’s important to share a set of fundamentals as we navigate the complex, nuanced craft of product development. A true Product Thinker embraces, celebrates, and champions our principles with like-minded people to achieve long-term product impact.

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Smart

Impact is the result of a million small decisions made wisely. We prize informed and considered judgment before all else.

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Kind

Progress only happens when we listen carefully and speak conscientiously. Intelligence without kindness leads nowhere.

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Reliable

Knowing someone’s there to catch the ball makes you more willing to throw it. Reliability makes work go faster, smoother, and smarter.

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Teachers

Knowledge transfer is the name of the game. Teaching and learning ensure that you, the team, and the product are continuously getting better.

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Learners

Knowledge transfer is the name of the game. Teaching and learning ensure that you, the team, and the product are continuously getting better.

Our Services

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Discovery

Discovery serves to derisk, validate, and accelerate new product development. By viewing customer jobs, pains, and gains through the lens of product, we are able to identify opportunities in both new and existing categories, before testing concepts through prototyping.

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Delivery

Delivery allows us to partner with our clients to build and release high-quality products to market, as well as optimize and scale existing products. Because software products are never finished.

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Education & Enablement

Education & Enablement is designed to embed product DNA into our clients’ organizations, educate them on Product Thinking best practices, and empower the creation of their own long-term systems of success through workshops, product clinics, and training sessions.

We Build with the Best

Our People

Eisa Keramatinejad
Tak Liu
Matthew Dent
Henry A
Nolan Buzanis
Felipe
Mandy Yu
Justine Lachapelle
Harsh Shah
Eklavya Bhatt
Brittany Ewart
Pablo P
Ashna
Ravi K
Justin Hughes
Judy Chen
Victoria Wong
Andrew Way
Chris Mosey
Mark G
Zack Freedman
Sahil Luthra
Rishika Negi
Chris R
Hadi M
Ryan G
Ashley K
Tyler Caceres
Taliya C
Pedro Otero
Chris K
Mackenzie Hung
Scott Wu
Ian Foster
Navdeep Dhindsa
Elli Cohen
Siddharth Chordia
Sandy Chahine
Matthew Ma
Daria Sosnina
Camilo Aguilar
Renee Desjardins
Nick Yaroslavtsev
Mickias Mikre
Nishanth Balamohan
Nick Dimitrakopoulos
Kenny Fung
Hossein Torabi
Stefan Gemnay
Sergei Drobner
Jason Zheng
Jenn Tse
Alex Yaro
Katyayni Sharma
Chloe Blanchard
Jacob Smith
Matthew Funcke
Gashin G
Vidya Viswakumar
Rafael Ismael
Robin van den Oever
Mario Iannuzzi
Mackenzie Dysart
Foong Ling Chen
Steven Yang
Kevin Li
Aye Chan Htun
Rodrigo Silva
Leanne Paura
Naim, Zair
Pramanick, Samantha
Wilson, Craig
O’Brien, A
Megali, Tin
Kim, Brendan
Tarlan, Farhang
Huschilt, Jacob
Tang, Simon
Chan, Emily
Saigol, Amina
Ciric, Ivana
Savage, Jonathan
Aston, Thomas
Tighe, Josh
Stopper, Kel
Samantha Slinko
Khoram Abadi, Naz
Balasuriya, Sheranga
Bakshi, Aanchal
Silva, Rajiv
Lovelock, Jessica
Lip, Tsun Yin
Quan, Michael
Laforet, Matthew
Martin, Jason
Chow-Wah, Peter
Chow, Winston
Kozul, Nenad
Cherkashyna, Polina
Kam, Raymond
Jeon, Ryan
Butt, Waqas
Wallace, Scott
Bralten, Kevin
Fallon, Reece
Khan, Amaan
Tolkin, Simon
Lirette, Denis
Rada, Amanda
Hussain, Bilal (Bill)
Kamayana, Odhita
Almer, Daniel
Ramesh, Rajatha
Quilliam, Gaby
Prakash, Eva
Sobocinski, Paul
Pendrill, Matt
Vassilovski, Vlad
Klett. Shannon
Connery, Heather
Khan, Ramiz
Christodoulou, Alex
DeLuco, Matt
Lim, Ryan
McLeod, Ryan
Mo, Carlos
Danailov, Miladin