Remote Control For Your Life – On Demand Economy

Advantages of ownership are diminishing. Benefits of having access are increasing. I believe in the on demand economy that almost provides a remote control for our life. Let’s take a look at how it’s changing our lives.


– Food: Caviar, Doordash, Grubhub, Munchery, Deliveroo (UK), (UK), Eatfirst (UK), Hungryhouse (UK) Deliverance (UK)

– Groceries: Instacart, Spring, Hello Fresh (UK), Gousto (UK), Shuttlecook (UK)

– Transportation: Zipcar, Uber, Lyft, Luxe, Santander Cycles – Delivery: Postmates, Shyp, Shutl, ebay Now, Google Express Shopping, Amazon Prime Now

– Travel: Airbnb, Hotel Tonight

– Entertainment: Netflix, Hotel Tonight, YPlan – Work: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Rackspace

– Home: Hello Alfred, Bizzby (UK), Laundrapp (UK), ShipJet (UK), Mopp (UK), Hassle (UK)

– Health: Classpass, Doctor On Demand, Telemedii (UK), Vint

Story/editing: Sander Saar Camera: Liis Rosenberg


By Sander

Sander is passionate about media and technology, helping companies with strategy, product and growth. Currently consulting Red Bull Media House with strategy and growth as well as Moonbug, a $145M fund to create and distribute inspiring kids content, with business strategy. Previously futurist and led non-linear strategy at Disney after heading strategy and growth at Maker Studios internationally. Before that product manager ​at Verizon Media Group (AOL) and video distribution network Goviral. Early on he helped Europe's largest seed investment fund Seedcamp​ and organized hackathons in Africa with Garage48​.