Work with Alex

From strategy reports, training, design & prototyping workshops, tools and community building strategy, the outcomes for our clients are varied and across industries.


Flip through our research report for Nominet R&D analysing over 130 global smart cities projects (2016)

Organised and co-curated Making it!? an event on making and success in Liverpool in autumn 2018.

On the jury of the Braun Prize 2018 & Core77 Design Awards 2019

Helping steer and promoting Better IoT a startup-friendly tool for more ethical, secure design and development.

Worked as the in-house Head of Labs (innovation and partnerships) at Bulb .

Right now 

Alex reviewed AI: more than human exhibition at the Barbican for BBC Front Row.

Buy Alex’s book on the history of technology in the home: Smarter Homes: How technology will change your home life

Buy Know Cards a deck of cards to help you d plan your smart product idea.

Go see The Good Night Lamp at the London Design Museum.

Alex is included in Computer Weekly’s Most Influential Women in UK tech long list 2019 and a finalist for the Inclusive Tech Alliance Awards 2019.

Working on Overlay a platform that uses impact data to automate and scale up green financial products for the financial sector.


Get in touch!



Designswarm Industries Ltd
Unit 130
443 Norwood Road West
SE27 9DQ

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