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What our clients say

Apptivation have been great throughout this project - their detailed knowledge of app-specific development allowed us to focus on the right details quickly and produce a clean, user-friendly app for our customers on iOS and Android. Particularly pleasing was their work alongside our own in-house designers to keep the app on-brand.

Our Team

Apptivation - FOUNDER & CEO

Mark Kanji

Founder & CEO

A dynamic, results-orientated leader with a track record of delivering digital innovation, Mark previously led the implementation of new online and mobile channels within leading UK Financial Institutions.

Apptivation - COO & HEAD OF DELIVERY

Kiran Patel

COO & Head of Delivery

With experience of working in both business and IT leadership roles, Kiran has a track record and focus on delivering ROI. Delivering ‘more for less’ and a passion for great customer service.


Sebastian Sutherland

Head of Innovation

Seb is responsible for delivering bespoke mobile and web based solutions to solve product challenges with a multi-disciplinary team covering design, development and quality assurance.

Apptivation - LEAD UX DESIGNER

Lee Thompson

Lead UX Designer

From concepts to deployment, Lee spearheads our Innovation Lab, creating new and interesting developments across all digital devices.

Apptivation - LEAD UI DESIGNER

Dora Szabó

Lead UI Designer

Dora is a digital native with a passion for interaction design who creates a relationship between the brand and the user.

Apptivation - ANDROID LEAD DEV

Chris Bowers

Android Lead Dev

Chris has extensive experience architecting & implementing both client and server side solutions with substantial banking experience.

Apptivation - IOS LEAD DEV

Kamil Gryniewicz

iOS Lead Dev

Kamil has many years of experience architecting & implementing iOS solutions and has been pivotal in leading our banking projects.

Our Services

Digital strategy

Digital strategy

We don’t just build apps, we help shape your digital landscape, and advise on internal processes to make delivery more efficient.



We invest in our own innovative products to bring new and improved solutions to clients, utilising the latest technology.

Flexible design principles

Flexible design principles

Waterfall, Agile, or anywhere in between; we can recommend and adapt to your changing environment.

Quality assurance

Quality assurance

Our experienced team of QA Engineers cover the whole spectrum of testing: functional and non-functional, automated and manual. We take pride in quality.

User-centred design

User-centred design

We don’t just start by creating mock-ups and running with them. We do user research, we think like a customer, and we deliver the best user experience.

Release management & support

Release management & support

We will prepare you for all aspects of your launch, whether you just want someone on hand as you’ve done this a hundred times, or this is your first time and we’ll take care of everything for you.

Apptivation Labs

With Apptivation Labs, we aim to directly bring inspiration and innovation to each one of our clients, and indirectly to each one of our future clients. The vision is to be the UK's leading mobile innovation research centre, and be regarded by clients as the innovation driver for them above and beyond their current capabilities.

In order to create the innovative projects that clients cannot, Apptivation Labs takes a hands on approach to customer research, ensuring that the products are designed with the customer experience in mind. Being fully switched on to technology trends allows products to be built with a robust business case in mind, and ensure maximum ROI and differentiation for our customers.

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Innovation for innovation's sake

Innovation for innovation's sake

Not being able to innovate is like having a Formula One team that has an amazing car and amazing people but with no idea on how to suck that extra ounce on performance! Innovation has become the new buzz word on the block, and if you are not saying it, and living and breathing it, surely you are destined for the scrap heap?

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Test Driven Development

Test Driven Development

The Apptivation offices are often a hive of bustling activity. Our developers are coding, our creative team are scribbling and our innovation team are dreaming. Occasionally there’s a game of table tennis thrown in to the mix. And we’re always talking – discussing a new API or some new hardware.

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Apple’s foray into fragmentation

Apple’s foray into fragmentation

Two weeks ago, the 9th September brought us Apple’s much-anticipated Special Event, and to no-one’s surprise both the iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch were announced. Alongside the iPhone 6 was the also-rumoured iPhone 6 Plus, and it’s here that Apple has stepped away from its norm in adding...

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