Alex rejoined IPPR in August 2013, following a year as programme manager at the Institute for Strategic Dialogue. At ISD, she managed a number of projects related to security, integration and diversity. Prior to this Alex was a research fellow at IPPR, where she worked across a range of international issues between 2006 and 2012.
She is a volunteer grants panellist for the homeless charity Crisis, and a mentor for Counterpoint's 50 Foot Women programme. Alex holds an MA in international studies and diplomacy from the School of Oriental and African Studies, and a BA in international history from LSE.