Michael Sodeau was born in London in 1969. He studied product design at Central Saint Martin’s College of Art & Design where he graduated in 1994. He was a founding partner of Inflate, and set up his own design studio Michael Sodeau Partnership in 1997. He has been commissioned for a number of design projects for companies like Thonet Vienna, Magis, Modus and Wedgwood, and his work is on display at the Victoria and Albert Museum.