We are Skyne - the partner to grow your brand

For over 14 years we have been developing brands and growing businesses in the MENA and European region, hosting collective team expertise in design and strategic thinking. We help you grow your business and turn your customers and employees into fans.

We combine creative thinking with strategic business solutions to consistently develop practical, result-focused brand strategies and inspiring design.

Capturing people’s attention, we increase your sales and market share and establish customer loyalty.

To us what matters most is empowering businesses, enabling them to realise their true potential.

Skyne’s cross border experience allows us to leverage local and global insights

From associations in Saudi Arabia, a law firm in the United Kingdom and museum shops in Amsterdam. Crossing borders to a water brand in Dubai, a port in Abu Dhabi and tourist destinations in Oman. Working globally from clothing in New York, telecom in Estonia, pasta in Sudan to sportswear in Paris. Our clients come in many shapes and sizes and they operate in various industries.

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We are driven by teamwork, innovation, enthusiasm, passion and the success of our clients and partners

Global awards

We have been recognised on multiple occasions by our own industry for the results we have delivered to our partners

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Transform Awards Team

Skyne's offices span 4 cities, reflecting our entrepreneurial spirit

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2008

We opened our first office in The Netherlands, now located in Rotterdam

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2009

We opened our first branch in the United Arab Emirates, Dubai, where our headquarter resides

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2020

We opened our second branch in the United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi

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2021

We opened a branch in Saudi Arabia, Riyadh

We are partner of

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Hear our partner experiences

"I enjoyed our collaboration with Skyne, they created a winning logo and brand elements that really took Dibba Bay to the next level, allowing us to evolve from a local UAE brand into a global brand"

Ramie Murray
- Founder of Dibba Bay

"Our partnership with Skyne has delivered more than we ever hoped. For years I have held the strong belief and devotion to the sustainability and preservation of the honey bee. Seeing that vision turned into a visual reality is a very satisfying and gratifying feeling. Skyne has been with us every step of the way, caring for our vision and seeing exactly what we see for the future of the brand. I couldn't have asked for better partners in this very dear and personal venture"

His Highness Sheikh Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi

“Skyne invests a lot of time to really understand your challenge. They take your thinking to the next level and make it more focussed. They shape your strategy in a better way than what you had in mind. Skyne kept us on our toes, they are quick, so we had to become quick as well. Lastly and most important is the quality of the deliverables it was beyond our expectations. We see Skyne as a real business partner.”

Waleed al Saud
– CEO, Mukatafa

“Dealing with Skyne was an absolute pleasure. Professional deliverables, innovative ideas, timeframe commitment and most of all high communication skills which definitely worked for the brand’s best interest. Thank you!”

Shaimma Al Zarooni
- Founder, Tales of Gems

“Working together with Skyne on this important project was very refreshing. They are full of creativity but also really make every effort to understand the industry in which we operate. Their research skills are second-to-none which formed the perfect foundation to build a brand of which we are all very proud – in a relatively short period of time.”

- Ince

“I'm very proud of working with Skyne. They go beyond my imagination."

Sunaina Kuldipsingh
- Founder Boutallion

“There is a fine line between giving value & selling a product. Skyne’s team is value-oriented and work with a lot of empathy. To us that is priceless. We didn’t only receive the best product we could think of but we made a team without hiring anyone.”

Mohammad Al Abbar & Maryam Lootah
- Founders / CEO's Akaar

“Skyne’s strength lies in quickly mapping the opportunities for your company and translating these into a strategy for your brand. The team guides you along the way.”

Marcel Pronk
– Managing Director Pronk Dubai

"My first meeting with Skyne felt familiar right away. The passion for their field immediately stood out. Their flexibility, joined-up thinking, thinking differently and energy were decisive for us to work with Skyne. We are excited and very satisfied about the result. We will definitely be working with Skyne again for the next step."

Sjafuddrin D’Mattos
– Co-founder & CEO Rashiq IT Solutions

"Skyne has supported us with the local adaptation of the Rituals Brand Book to ensure that our communication is in line with cultural specific requirements. It’s a great partnership which is essential for a successful launch of the brand in the region."

Björn Floot
- General Manager Middle East, Rituals Cosmetics

“The new packaging was extremely well received and sales reflect that by being up big time! This result is the best way to measure the added value of Skyne.”

Guenael Fily
- Commercial Director Lucas Bols

“Skyne is a partner who really understands our business and is continuously challenging us to stay innovative and distinctive.”

Ron van den Berg
- Managing Director Bruynzeel Keukens & DKG International

“Skyne has done a superb job, and till today we carry the new brand and identity with pride and passion.”

Jurry de Vries
- Managing Partner Total Solutions Middle East

“Skyne was most definitely a good choice for us at Shurooq, to help establish our new brand and achieve quality positioning.”

Mahmoud Rashid al Suwaidi
- Mleiha and Kalba Manager at Shurooq

“The Skyne team is professional and creative. They know how to translate our thoughts into practical, creative solutions. It is a pleasure working with them.”

Annemarie Boenk-Retera
- Founder and general manager JustKidding, UAE


“The clarity Skyne brought to our business was invaluable and has enabled us to think outside the box to become more successful in delivering that message.”

Jaysn Lean
- International Director, Asia Pacific at Royal Ahrend APAC, Shanghai City, China


“I am still very proud every time I showcase Khalifa Port Container Terminal using the tools and storyline in the visitor center.”

Martijn van de Linde
- Former CEO Abu Dhabi Terminals/Advisory board
Mubadala Infrastructure partners Limited Abu Dhabi

“Skyne has reached a high level of quality for the strategy, design and implementation of the SRTIP brand, besides this, they are a reliable and real partner.”

Hussain Al Mahmoudi
– CEO Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park

“Your integrity and experience in packaging, marketing and research, impressed the whole team”

Natalie Ridgway
Director of Marketing at Bateel International

“Mukatafa is honored to have partnered with you to bring Mihan’s job fair to life. The brand identity you created seamlessly paved the way for success in providing more than 10,000 jobs in tandem with the Saudization initiative. With more than a million nationals unemployed in Saudi Arabia, this job fair brought hope, stability, and grounding many who lived without it this year. Together, we are creating a future where everyone wins.

Thank you for your partnership, leadership and for making a difference in this kingdom that we all love so much.”

Razan Farhan Alaqil
Director of Advocacy, Mukatafa

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We are founder of the Dutch Design Center

The Dutch Design Center (DDC) is an inspiring online and offline platform for the best and latest of Dutch design that aims to spark unique collaborations internationally. Skyne is the proud founder of the first Dutch Design Center (DDC) outside of the Netherlands and we are responsible for its strategy, branding, positioning, and communication. DDC is a collaborative effort of leading Dutch firms: Hunter Douglas, Keller Kitchens, Royal Ahrend and Skyne.