Sofia Pinho Santos, Co-Founder and Head Designer of Royal Stranger is a Portuguese architect born in Porto, Portugal.
She was the internship of one famous Portuguese, interior architect : Carlos Castanheira. This experience gained her to participated in several collaborative projects with Álvaro Siza Vieira and afterwards co-founded an architecture and interior design studio with architect Rui Moreira Santos; Co-Founder of Royal Stranger
Having had interior design projects which have been internationally recognized and having made to the finals of international interior design competitions, Sofia has had a will for an unique and beautiful creations from an early age.
Inspired by every delicate detail both in and outside nature and with her head always up in the clouds, Sofia started her path of designing exclusive pieces of furniture when she presented Royal Stranger to the world in September of 2017 at Maison et Object in Paris. And what other city would be more appropriate to do so than the City of Love, Light and Luxury…and Art Deco, of course.