Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino

Alexandra Deschamps-SonsinoAlexandra is an author, consultant, public speaker and entrepreneur with a background in industrial and interaction design.

She wrote ‘Smarter Homes: how technology will change your home life’ (Apress, 2018)

She is writing ‘Creating a Culture of Innovation’ (Apress, 2020)

She was the first UK distributor of the Arduino and is the founder of the Good Night Lamp which is in the permanent collection of the London Design Museum. Her projects are also part of the permanent collection at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

She has worked with a wide variety of clients delivering research papers, strategy reports, technical and business-led investment assessments, technology-driven event design and more.

She was named 1st in a list of 100 Internet of Things Influencers (Postscapes, 2016), 2nd in Top 100 Internet of Things Thought Leaders (Onalytica, 2014) and in the Top 100 Influencial Tech Women on Twitter (Business Insider, 2014). She’s been included in the longlist of Computer Weekly’s Most Influential Women in Tech in the UK (2017, 2018 & 2019).

Photo credit: Tom Coates