Who we are

We specialise in brand development and create design solutions that are unique, engaging and memorable. We develop full brand identity programmes as well as the combined or separate services of brand strategy, print, packaging, art direction, digital and spacial design.

Our clients range from entrepreneurs and privately held companies, through to large multinational corporations. We apply the same degree of focus and creative thinking to every project, regardless of it’s scale or our client’s geographic location.

We have kept our team small so we can maintain close relationships with our clients, who we collaborate with on a daily basis. When needed we utilise a network of highly skilled, experienced copywriters, typographers, digital experts, photographers and illustrators from around the world. 


Zebra was founded in Singapore in 2007 by Martin Maher and Michelle Tranter who both have over 20 years experience in design. Both Directors have worked at well known agencies both large and small and have many years of experience gained from working in locations such as Brunei, Hong Kong, London, Melbourne, Perth, Singapore and Sydney. Martin was previously Creative Director at Brand Union, Singapore and Michelle was Integrated Creative Director at Saatchi & Saatchi, Singapore.


American Express, Arcade, Asia Miles, Aviation Manuals, B.Bakery, BJETS, Briley Group, China Navigation, Clinique La Prairie, Google Android, Hartwing, Heineken, Ibris Holdings, ION Orchard, Modajar, Munch, Netball Singapore, Nu Sentral, one40william, Ogilvy & Mather, Raffles Institution, Revlon, Singtel, Swire Group, Vahoca, Vanda Securities, Washington Business Intelligence Advisory


Our work has appeared in several design publications worldwide including IdN, Desktop, BranD Magazine, Choi’s Gallery, Dynamic Logo & Identity Design and Independence: The History of Graphic Design in Singapore since the 1960s. Zebra has also been featured on design sites such as Logoed, The Brand Identity, Identity Designed, Designers Journal, Australian Infront, Desktop, Milk With One Sugar and Fonts in Use.