Welcome to Cambridge Consultants
We innovate across diverse markets globally
Clients engage us to access our deep market knowledge and exceptional technical expertise – a combination that leads to industry-defining ideas and breakthroughs that defy convention.
Six decades of breakthrough innovation
Regular award-winners, we’re the partner of choice for global multinationals, aspiring enterprises and ambitious start-ups alike. Take a look at some of our projects…
Personalised wine blending technology
Iridium Extreme PTT
A world-first for mobile communication
How we work
We know that outsourcing can seem daunting. We’ve honed our processes to make sure we’re easy to work with, minimising risk and enabling effective collaboration.
We can help at every stage, from technology consulting and concept strategy, through to full product and service development.
Our clients look to us for breakthrough innovations that will transform their business.
To provide this consistently, a structured approach to innovation is required. We have developed processes and tools that minimise the time to create breakthrough ideas, allowing our clients to stand out in their markets.
Market-leading breakthroughs don’t happen by accident. We apply a combination of creativity and science-led design so that products and services reach their fullest potential.
We perform robust feasibility analysis to establish what’s possible, minimise risk and provide greater budget and timescale confidence.
Once a design is completed, that’s just the start of its life in the market – especially for services.
We provide comprehensive support of designs into operation to minimise problems during launch, then supply ongoing enhancement throughout the lifecycle.
Once a design is agreed, every day that it’s not on the market is a day of revenue lost.
We’ve honed our development, test, NPI and supply chain processes to provide fast and reliable realisation, over the 400+ projects that we undertake each year.
News & insights
Year on year we’re producing more and more waste electronics – e-waste. Recovering the valuable materials embedded in e-waste will become significantly more important. At present this is a highly manual process...
- Innovation management
- Machine learning & AI
The Last Mile issue is enormous and complex. Rising e-commerce demand, urban density and energy costs are all conspiring to make this an important issue for everyone. I believe that entrepreneurial ingenuity...
- Connectivity & IoT
- Service design
AquaML combines machine learning with a single, low-cost sensor. It differentiates between different water-using devices used throughout a building, unlocking new insights and helping utilities to plan for future demand.
- Data science & analytics
- Fluids & thermodynamics
- Machine learning & AI
- Physical sciences
Neutrinos are one of the most important particles in the universe. Partnering with Durham University, we’ve created a new AR app that demystifies this most mysterious of particles. Breakthrough innovation specialists...
- Augmented reality & virtual reality
- Cloud/scalable systems
- Digital services
- Human factors
- Product realisation
- User Experience (UX)