Alex joined Challenges in late September 2010. He attended Edinburgh University, graduating with a BSc Biological Science, Honours Infectious Diseases and although he still maintains a love of biology his real passions are people, business and strategy. He has a varied background working in many different countries and industries. From time racing yachts professionally, travelling extensively all over the world, to a business development role with an artificial intelligence consultancy, Alex has taken every opportunity to expand his knowledge and skill base. During a year out from university he successfully ran a busy outdoor advertising company gaining contracts and campaigns working with blue chip business as well as smaller local companies and local councils all over the UK
With the business coaching team Alex works specifically with small businesses all over the world identifying their needs and alongside investors and development partners, finding the appropriate professional inputs for these businesses.
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