A holistic approach to design

Design strategy

Uncovering the opportunities and value offered by design and identifying the right problems to solve.

Design research

Ensuring the people impacted by design are involved in the design.

Service & experience design

Designing products and experiences that come together into cohesive services.

Leadership team

Substance Studio’s leadership has decades of experience delivering digital projects, products, and services. They have been immersed in human centred design since it’s emergence as an professional practice early in their careers.

Prior to starting Substance Studios, Nick and Anthony led highly talented design and strategy teams in renowned agencies in Sydney, London, and Copenhagen. They have both worked as in-house independent user experience, service design, and strategy consultants across a range of industry sectors.

Nick McCauley – Strategy director

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Anthony Ditton – Design director

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A core part of our product team.

Product advice from Substance connects the dots between our vision and the complex backend. They are committed to helping us reach our goals and their contribution goes well beyond user experience and product management support
Shannon Stoddart - Founder - Media Register

Design & capability building

Substance have implemented a more strategic approach to how we operate as a product team. They understand what we’re trying to achieve as a business and how to best align our approach to meet these objectives. They have played a vital role in helping define and deliver our MVP to market.
John Walton - Pickle - Founder / Director

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3 Sebastopol St


NSW 2042