We are a duo

We specialise in bespoke ethnographic consumer research and strategic application, with a focus on cultural futures and brand alignment. We each have 10 years of global experience capturing culturally relevant consumer insights and creating strategic activation for brands across a variety of sectors and markets

Karli-Jade Fontiverio-Hylton

Karli-Jade is a creative ethnographer who captures consumer intelligence and trends forecasting to join the dots between people, brands and culture.

Having previously led qualitative research studies at The Future Laboratory, KJ has worked with a suite of global brands and creative agencies where she has travelled the world over all in the name of cultural insight.

Inspired by people, sub culture and narratives she explores the nuances of shifting behaviours and how they impact the future of the cultural landscape.

Her mantra; Watch. Listen. Speak. Learn. Build.

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Emilie Riis

Emilie has dedicated her career to transforming brands and businesses.


Cultural brand alignment has been the thread through her work whether focusing on innovative marketing and communications strategies in the advertising industry, or making brands and businesses more prepared for the future within business futures consulting. 

Prior to Duology, Emilie was Strategy Director at The Future Laboratory in London where her expertise helped industry leaders by providing a more tangible understanding of the steps needed to prepare for a changing landscape.

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The art of seeing. People. Brand. Culture. Business