The Business Leaders Network

Alex Deschamps Sonsino

Alex Deschamps Sonsino

Founder, Good Night Lamp/Tinker London

Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino is an interaction designer, product designer, entrepreneur & speaker based in London. She is the founder of the Good Night Lamp, a family of internet-connected lamps.

Alex has been building consumer-facing internet of things products, services and communities since 2006 for clients such as BBC R&D, Nokia, British Gas, EDF, BT and others.

She was co-founder and CEO of Tinker London, the first distributor of the Arduino platform in the UK that ran workshops around the world and offered design and consultancy services to global clients.

Reasons to be Cheerful, Reasons to be Fearful in IoT

Internet of Things 2015

If you are starting an IoT business what are your chances? Will being in the UK be an advantage?  Alexandra Deschamps Sonsino looks at the prospects for Internet of Things startups, what will work in their favour and what will be the challenges for companies entering the IoT Space.

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Questions every IoT startup should ask themselves

Internet of Things 2014

Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino has been an astute observer of the IoT startup scene for many years. In this short session she talks about what IoT startups are doing in 2014 and how to ride the tide of IoT hype.

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