anu creative is a micro-agency led by Robert Douglas offering the same research, design and development services you’d find in a larger agency but with more flexibility and without the overheads.



Rob is a hybrid researcher/designer/developer with 20 years experience in web and mobile.

He's worked at startups, large companies (Rightmove, Telecom NZ) and multi-nationals (Vodafone) and at agencies serving clients such as Intel and Tesco.

He has experience across many phases of the product/service lifecycle from pitches to prototypes, design to development, research to release. Most recently he spent 6 years as a "Multidisciplinaire" at ribot and 4 years leading the Design and UX team at Rightmove.

anu creative know all about making prototypes and value nothing more than getting products into the hands of real users through MVPs.


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“Rob was always passionate and never let his ideals, views or quality be sidelined in order to meet a deadline. He managed to balance [his] passion with a real commitment to getting stuff done.

Peter Brooks Johnson
Director, Rightmove


“His skill set spans both design and development [which] is especially useful during prototyping stages, where the ability to deliver well-designed, functional prototypes on quick turnaround can make the difference between a mediocre and an excellent product.”

Hannes Buhrmann
Innovation, Rightmove


“I have worked with Rob on several projects, and have been impressed with his dedication to delivering an outstanding product that is thoroughly researched

Phil Smith
Dev Manager, Rightmove