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.
Then everything kicked off
Simple solutions. Huge Impact
The company has received recognition from various organizations such as Swedish Energy Agency, Imagine H2O, Nordic Cleantech Open, Nordic Startup Awards and Norrsken Impact 100 amongst others. More recently Altered won the 2019 E-prize in the Energy Efficiency category at the 11th E.On-awards. Altered was also recognized with the Climate Saver 2018 award by the World Wildlife Foundation and is part of the Permanent Collection of Design at the Swedish National Museum.