Following 12 years at Arthur Andersen and Andersen Consulting (where she qualified), Alex has held national and international senior HR roles in reinsurance, business consultancy, banking software and wealth management.
Alex joined at the inception of Towry Wealth Management as HR Director and led a strategic, values-driven cultural transformation through multiple acquisitions and seismic regulatory changes. In that time the business grew from an organisation valued at £38 million to one that was sold for £600 million.
As a Coach and Consultant Alex and her colleagues have advised across many industries including; financial services, legal and professional service partnerships, professional bodies, Cambridge University EMBA students, on-line gaming, travel and tourism and education.
Until recently Alex was an advisor to Tomorrow’s Company and their Financial Incentives, Global Leadership and Mergers & Acquisition Forums.
Due to her positive outlook and results, she has been nominated for ‘HR Director of the Year’ (HR Magazine) and the ‘Chairman’s Award for Leadership in Corporate Responsibility’ (Institute of Directors).
Alex understands that health and wellbeing, both physical and mental, is paramount to our resilience. In her spare time, she is a keen cyclist and open-water swimmer, challenging herself to achieve goals such as triathlons and long-distance cycle events to maintain fitness.