Rune Gustafson, senior partner at Lippincott Mercer, has reportedly quit the consultancy without a job to go to. Gustafson joined the consultancy in 2003 from 20/20, where he was managing director. Last month, fellow senior partner Simon Glynn was appointed to the new position of head of the London office. Lippincott Mercer declined to comment.
The Australian energy start-up Edify was founded in 2015 but needed an identity to match its “established success” and wider work network.
The platform has been developed in partnership with software developers and designers EPAM, and will be targeted at children and their families in Europe and Central Asia.
The visual identity — which includes a new golden logo — (almost) leaves out its famous kangaroo as Australia looks to tell other stories.
The funding is in partnership with UKRI, and will award up to £150,000 to projects which “trial ways to implement refill infrastructure”.