Audient was founded in 1997 by David Dearden and Gareth Davies. 

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They had been founding partners of DDA – a company known for designing good value mixing console in the 1980s and 1990s. The company was later purchased by Simon Blackwood (formerly of Focusrite/Novation) in the winter of 2013.[1] The company carried on that philosophy, producing professional equipment at a mid-range price.