Our history

Altered was founded in 2016 by Professor Kaj Mickos, Johan Nihlén and Mikael Abbhagen. Their respective expertise from innovation, design, branding and user experience have come together to build the philosophy behind Altered products. Creating a people over technology focus, where world leading sustainability is complemented by user experience, functionality and design that is as good, or better, then existing products on market.


Altered is a Swedish innovation company that provides low effort but high impact solutions for making life more sustainable for the many people. With our Scandinavian heritage we create simple solutions that alter things for the better. We believe in equality, simplicity and sympathy.