Agilis Design was founded in 2016 by two P&G veterans, who each had decade-long experience in finding and translating unique insight, brilliant idea and breakthrough technology into successful products. 

In 2017 Agilis Design expanded its footprint to China. This expansion significantly enhances our capability and client access by positioning a ground team in the technology and manufacturing ecosystem in Shenzhen. While serving our current clients
better, we look forward to fully leveraging the sizeable opportunities of the Chinese market.


Agilis Design is a strategic partner of Budding Innovations, a technology and innovation solutions provider headquartered in Singapore. Within the capability network, Agilis Design enjoys support on innovation management and business development, and works closely with other capability partners in research, engineering and marketing.


Guohua "VJ" Pan

CEO & Principal Designer

Guohua Pan, a.k.a. "VJ" (which originally means "Video Jockey" when he was part time waitering). VJ started his career as industrial designer and design manager for Braun and Gillette design team in 2006. As an industrial designer trained in art school, VJ is also very into technology and engineering. He enjoys taking on challenges from both the emotional need and the functional requirement. "Design by prototyping" is a fundamental belief for VJ.

Bert Grobben

Advising Director

Dr. Bert Grobben, brings 15 year experience in MNCs (Procter & Gamble & Avery Dennison), in both B2B and B2C businesses. Rooted in a Life Science background and senior Global R&D leadership roles, he developed a wide global industry network and deep experience in and  matching  &  maturing  technology  potential  based on consumer,  customer  or  specific  market  needs. He has a successful track record of building and growing businesses by maturing and adopting new technologies. He is also an expert in Open Innovation and has developed  a  refined  approach to meet the intrinsic variables each individual innovation project faces.

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Agilis Design Pte. Ltd.

Platform E, 41 Namly Avenue, 267616, Singapore



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