Alex is the Executive Director of GlobalGiving UK, an award winning, digital charity that supports community-led organisations in more than 170 countries. Through the platform, vetted nonprofits can connect with individual donors and companies to access funding, knowledge and skills to help further their impact. Since 2002, GlobalGiving has raised more than £343 million for over 25,000 charity projects.
Alongside her role at GlobalGiving, Alex also runs The ARC Agency an award-winning, creative marketing and events agency, which is her second successful business. She is a published business author for HarperCollins and co-founded Women’s Enterprise Day, part of Global Entrepreneurship Week. Being an advocate for flexible working, in addition to choosing work that fulfils a sense of purpose, she has a passion for seeking innovative approaches and working collaboratively with companies to engage their teams in social change.