What our students think of us
In 2014 Ed launched Veglo, a bike light brand with manufacturing in Asia and world-wide distribution to 5 continents. After winning various entrepreneur awards and the British Inventors' Project 2014, Veglo sold in April 2016. Ed joined Le Wagon London to promote creativity and bring technical skills to people who otherwise feel trapped an unable to build their ideas.
Sandrine has worked in tech for 6 years, in the US, France and London. She started on the VC side, then joined TheFamily's founding team in 2013 to help build the Parisian startup accelerator. In 2014, she joined the Bitcoin industry, first at Coinbase then went on to create a new cryptocurrency, which raised $1M in a 3-day crowdfunding campaign. And when she's not working, she's learning how to code (yes!).
Alex graduated in Electronic Engineering from Imperial College London and has worked in both startups and big companies such as Cisco and VMware. These days, he finds his happiness teaching web development throughout Europe with Le Wagon. Alex loves inspiring fellow students to learn full-stack web development and build amazing products in the process.
Arthur was born in France and grew up in Italy, after graduating from ESSEC business school he worked in a french tech startup as a business developer and then decided he wanted to learn how to code to put his entrepreneurial ideas in application. Since then he's been coding and sharing his tech knowledge, teaching and assisting students at Le Wagon.
Thomas is a full-stack developper with a great engineering background. After 5 years as a Project Manager in the Intelligent Transport area, he spent 18 months in Shanghai as a professional squash coach. Then, he went back to Paris to join Le Wagon and launched Open Loge at the end of the program. From then, Thomas has kept coding on dozens of Rails applications as a freelance. He has a strong experience now and can help entrepreneurs build exactly what they want.
Ugo graduated in computer science from Epitech in Paris and since then, he has been putting his startup ideas into practice. He is currently working on Bitit, trying to make bitcoin more accessible. Besides being an entrepreneur himself, Ugo loves to share his tech knowledge. He found out this passion while being a teaching assistant at school. Since then, he's had the chance to teach all around Europe with Le Wagon. When his not coding or teaching, he is practicing bouldering.
After an engineering school, Boris worked for 3 years in financial markets before getting bored. He quit to live his real passion, web-development and product design. Co-founding Le Wagon as CEO, he has been teaching frontend, web-design and Rails for 4 years and also gives frequent talks on technical entrepreneurship in major business & engineering schools.