Focus Words

We connect organisations with humans through meaningful engagement

The Evolved Group is an insights-technology firm combining innovative AI-powered conversational engagement technology with deep research consulting experience.

Our technology has been developed to provide enterprise level analytics; it is a complete solution that powers all modern enterprise needs. Our heritage as a Research Consultancy means we have real expertise at designing and managing all sorts of insights projects.

With 11 years of experience under our belt, we apply research expertise with in-house technology to understand how people think, feel and act, in their own words, helping you to make decisions and create better human experiences.

Our Mission

Unlock customer and employee insights to create better human experiences

We apply research expertise with AI-powered conversational engagement technology to understand how people think, feel and act, in their own words, helping your business make decisions and create better human experiences.

Global Offices

We have a presence across Australia, New Zealand and the USA. Our partner network extends to the UK and across the Asia Pacific Region.





Hong Kong


Los Angeles


Our Partners

Our Team

The Evolved Group is renowned for being passionate about client service. Our people are enthusiastic and authentic. We’re team players and innovative thinkers who enjoy working within a team to help solve problems and learn from our clients’ customers.

Our diverse team has extensive Australian and global experience working client side and supplier side across a breadth of business verticals and with B2C clients and B2B clients. Collectively, we have expertise in retail, telecommunications, FMCG, education, media, financial services, insurance, aviation, website and government/GBE.

Garreth Chandler

Founder - CEO

Shane Hall

Founder - Technologist

Ric Edinberg

US President

Jo Somerville

Head of Partners & Growth

Chris Barry

Chief Revenue Officer

Belinda Jennings

Head of Communities & UX

Mariana Uribe

US General Manager

John Staines

Chief Technology Officer

Anna Truong

Group Account Director

Alex Kokshoorn

Executive Manager

Simon Davey

Head of Development Services