Efficient Deployment
We offer hands on and efficient innovation methodologies to
enable our partners to grow their own ecosystems.


We tailor external innovation strategies covering customer knowledge, cost optimization and business growth for multinational corporations. By translating business objectives into specific goals, direction and metrics for innovation, we create brand-new sources of growth.

We develop innovation strategies to leverage startups‘ disruptive technologies and services to tackle market challenges, illuminating your digital transformation pathway with aha moments.

Startups are essential partners for corporates in terms of digital transformation.

AYO formulates physical and virtual programs for corporate to identify opportunities with startups. To further facilitate measurable outcomes, we also provide strategic planning services for the projects.

Startup Engagement​

The External Outreach​

How to accurately and effectively tap the potential of cooperation is the key factor for the success of the innovation.

Our startup acceleration services enable our business partners to lead and create win-win solutions with innovation companies for co-development.

Innovation Acceleration

The Co-Development

A typical innovation ecosystem includes investors, startups, government and other organizations in your business industry.

Partnerships with external innovation ecosystem organizations are key sources of digital innovation. AYO empowers our partners to build your own innovation networks.

Ecosystem Growth

Innovation Network

An internal innovation team is able to facilitate corporate’s internal digital transformation and increase innovation mobility.

We accompany innovation centers to engage with internal business decision makers and horizontal departments, to develop innovative solutions and to grow internal digital capabilities. With our help, our business partners could manage to build a fully functional and efficient innovation team from scratch.

Innovation Centers

The Powerhouse


Challenge: Our European business partner aimed to bridge the gap between Chinese innovation startups and their European headquarter, thus driving international innovation for their group.

Solution: We matched the Chinese startups and launched the innovation award on the platform of Slush Shanghai — a worlds' leading startup tech conference. The startups presented their entrepreneurial visions and innovative ideas on the innovation award, and one of them won the big innovation price from our business partner.
Challenge: Our business partner was dedicated to providing its customers with better inflight entertainment and digital passenger experience.

Solution: We matched our business partner and a Chinese startup with flexible electronic technologies to enter partnership on a new solution which will be available in the next generation planes. Both sides signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop applications that implement flexible electronic technologies in cabin environments on Dec 11th 2018.
Challenge: Our client was exploring how to build internal and external digital transformations methods to improve business processes and develop new business models.

Solution: With our help of external innovation guidance and ecosystem establishment for more than one year, our client achieved plenty of innovation outcomes and hosted its first innovation summit to celebrate its success in terms of digital transformation. We helped to invite business leaders and colleagues from within the corporate, as well as investors, startups, ecosystem partners and innovation-related people in our innovation loop to provide participants with roundtable discussions and keynote speeches. After the summit, the innovation team received more attention from both internal global high-levels and the external ecosystem, and the innovation team grew exponentially in size.


We are experienced, engaged professionals who are highly motivated to steer innovation under challenging and high stakes environments.

Corporate Innovation


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