Less, but better

We’re Simple Revolution, a brand and communications agency.

We’re here to help you communicate the value you bring to the world.

And to do it simply.

This is what our founders Adam, Jacob and Nanette set out to do in 2018. 

‘Simple’ doesn’t mean ‘easy’. It means no complex methodologies. No over engineered processes.

Less, but better.

We keep it simple, always

We use simple methods and practical tools based on the mechanics of brand building and communication that sticks. A process you and others can buy into.

We’re all experienced

We’ve each spent more than a decade working in communications – across multiple industries, in-house and agency-side. Our experience means we’ve seen what works and what doesn’t. We know what it takes for creative work to land well and last longer.

We’re a small team. On purpose.

We’d rather be six people doing the right projects than 100 people taking on projects because we have to. This means we all do the work and who you meet is who you’ll work with. Nothing lost in translation. Hands-on experience. Closer relationships.

Who are we?

Jacob

Partner. Managing director

I live in Copenhagen.

My specialisms are coaching, leadership and presentation skills.

I’ve been doing this since 1990.

Before Simple Revolution I ran my own communications business, head of visual communication at DSB and brand manager at Coloplast where I helped to develop and implement a new corporate brand strategy.

I’ve worked in pharma, medico, engineering, transportation and life science.

I’m an influencer – what are you?

My simple pleasures are reading, eating and travelling. Preferably all at once.

Nanette

Partner. Creative director

I live in Copenhagen.

My specialisms are core narratives, tone of voice and corporate reporting.

I’ve been doing this since 1995.

Before Simple Revolution I did a PhD, worked as an external lecturer, started my own copywriting business, set up another with Jacob – before we both joined forced with Adam as Simple Revolution.

I’ve worked in worked with companies in almost all industries as a copywriter and communications consultant – but particularly medico, pharma and healthcare.

I’m half connector, half influencer – what are you?

My simple pleasures are a good cup of coffee, running, reading, exploring cities (a pleasure but not so simple)… in fact, most things you can turn into an ‘ing’ form.

Adam

Partner. Creative director

I live in London.

My specialism is brand and communication strategy.

I’ve been doing this since 2004.

Before Simple Revolution I was PwC’s global verbal identity leader; a consultant for a London-based brand language agency; and part of the brand team at Virgin Mobile and Virgin Media.

I’ve worked in professional services, telecoms, financial services, FMCG.. .just about all areas, to be honest.

I’m a connector – what are you?

My simple pleasures are collecting watches… finding new and interesting places to eat… and travelling to new places with my wife.

Sarah

Projects and operations lead

I live in Gravesend, Kent.

My specialism is project, admin and operations management.

I’ve been doing this since 1997.

Before Simple Revolution I worked for PwC for more than 20 years in various admin, PA and project management roles.

I’m an influencer – what are you?

My simple pleasures are chocolate, watching a good Netflix series and spending time with family and friends.

Jens

Senior consultant

I live in Copenhagen.

My specialism is speaker training for managers and specialists.

I’ve been doing this since 1997.

Before Simple Revolution I ran my own business as a communication professional helping managers and specialists in large listed international companies communicate with impact and credibility, was VP Corporate communications at Coloplast, VP Investor Relations at Danisco and project manager at Confederation of Danish Industries (DI).

I’ve worked in professional services, healthcare and lots more.

I’m an influencer – what are you?

My simple pleasures are cycling, wine, swimming (all year), good food and reading The Economist every week.

Bert

Associate creative director

I live in Berlin.

My specialisms are writing and brand strategy.

I’ve been doing this since 2010.

Before Simple Revolution I ran my own brand writing business, was Head of Words at Cooper Parry and helped transform internal communications at Boots.

I’ve worked in Healthcare, FMCG, Financial Services, Retail, Life Science, Tech.

I’m a connector – what are you?

My simple pleasures are swimming and croissants. Usually in that order.

Our extended family

Anelia Varela

Bernhard Kerres

Cláudia Nogueira

Cormac Walsh

Gabriella Opaz

Jan Dekker

John Ashworth

Jon Hawkins

Kimberley Sallingboe

Leila Cash

Marianne Powell

Nick Parker

Puk Sharbau

Grace Greensitt