About Ross

Ross Chapman is Managing Director at obodo offering Product Design as a Service. He's a self-taught product designer and trainer and has run 150+ Design Sprints with teams all over the world including Google, McKinsey & WWF.

Design Sprints

Regarded as one of the foremost Design Sprint facilitators in the World, Ross has run over 150+ design sprints with companies including Google, McKinsey & WWF. Ross is a contributor to the Official Remote Design Sprint guide and was a Google Sprint Chapter lead.


Ross has spoken at Google, Barclays and high-profile events including Mural Imagine and DesignMatters. He talks about Remote Design Sprints, virtual collaboration and growing a remote product design business. Email if you'd like to have him speak.


An industry expert at Hyper Island, Ross has created and executed design sprint training workshops all over the world. From workshops at Google, to 2-day Design Sprint training at Mural, he shares a lot of his expertise on the Remote Sprinters community.


Ross has designed workshops from scratch for companies including McKinsey & Company and Intuit. He can answer your question and share advice on running design sprints, selling Sprints as well as sharing design career advice. Check out Superpeer for more.

Community creator

A prolific creator, Ross shares what he knows to help people grow. He's shared insights and recommendations in his newsletter that has spanned over 200 issues covering Design Sprints, Design Leadership and Innovation. He has built up a 2900 member Remote Design Sprint community over 3 years and has run countless webinars and meet-ups for the community.

If you'd like to talk to Ross, please send him an email.


Talks & Workshops




Contact Ross by sending him an email.