We design, develop and grow digital products & services that deliver continuous business impact.

We’re often asked for clarity on what we actually do here, so we’re working on our new website to provide an answer.

This is our MVP

We’re all product people.

For a more extensive explanation of Urbian, download our company deck. For a more concise explanation, keep reading…

Long story short, we focus our efforts into 3 areas. We work with companies, invest in joint venture partnerships and launch our own products.

Our partnerships with companies involves us helping them identify market opportunities, bring successful digital products and new ventures to life and create the culture & capabilities to sustain them. We believe that well implemented solutions have an inherent potential to deliver 10x results. The current industries we are working in are health, eCommerce, retail and tourism.

Have a problem or challenge you would like to solve, get in touch.

Urbian’s approach to managing the risk that comes with innovation is what we needed to disrupt the saturated smartphone market in SA at the time. They helped us reach a sales target 10 times that which we had forecasted.

Ulanova Visser Executive Head Consumer Sales & Marketing at Vodacom
Previously: Marketing Director: Africa, Blackberry

Our venture work sees us partner with entrepreneurs in industries ripe for disruption as well as the venture capital community. Contributing our experience in creating and launching digital products and services, with skin in the game, we help start new companies or pivot existing ones with our full capabilities.

Want to partner with Urbian and make something people want, get in touch.

Urbian’s out-the-box thinking helped us reach a saturated fatigued market by creating a platform that consumers truly want to be a part of.

Founder and CEO of Met-S Care, Keith Elliott

Our own product work is where we take our full capability and release our very own products into the market. We put a large percentage of our profits into these initiatives so we can continue to innovate, learn, create opportunities and share rewards for all involved.

Some of our freshly shipped products can be seen below


Turns any device into a mobile jukebox. A few select venues are running YoDJ as their music playing solution. We’re currently in public beta for Android. Download the app and let us know what you think.

Who knows, we might be great together.

Everyone that works here has a desire to create user experiences that people fall in love with. Being great at what you do is the cost of entry at Urbian, what gets people hired is the fit. We tend to find that when talented people fit well together, great work is the result and fun is had in the process.

The following positions are available:

You are a really smart person, and are keen to get some experience on the ground with some of our veterans.

Apply Here

You’re a code ninja that loves everything to do with the modern web? Urbian is looking for someone like you!

Apply Here

You have passion for creativity and want to grow as a designer. Fantastic, we can’t wait to meet you!

Apply Here

There’s nothing wrong with being friendly.

Call us.

+27 (0)21 422 3241

Visit us.

Suite 101, 44 Long Street, Cape Town, South Africa.

Email us.

Work with us: info@urbian.co.za
Join our team: team@urbian.co.za
Press enquiries: admin@urbian.co.za
Just say hi: hi@urbian.co.za

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