(@woollcombe) Alexander leads the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s Campaigns team, based in London. He has also led the Foundation’s UK, EU and Australian Government Relations teams. He previously served as the EU and UK Director at Bono’s ONE campaign.
Alexander worked for Oxfam in Ethiopia, Senegal and Brussels on policy, advocacy and communications. As a child he moved 32 times across the US and Soviet Union as his parents produced ‘Peace Child – the Musical’. He later became an adviser for the Conservative Party in the European Parliament. Alexander holds an MA degree in History from the University of Edinburgh.