Alex joined PHF in 2015 as Senior Grants Manager to focus on our migration and integration work. Alex is an experienced programme manager with over 15 years’ experience working in the sectors of migration, youth work and international development in Nepal, Ghana and the UK. Prior to joining PHF, Alex was Social Protection Programme Manager at the Overseas Development Institute, and Deputy Chief Executive at Praxis Community Projects, an organisation supporting vulnerable migrants in London.
During his time at Praxis, Alex led the development and implementation of Praxis’ strategy ‘Challenging Exclusion’, as well as its highly successful youth programme which gave a voice to young asylum seekers and young people with irregular status using participatory arts. Alex’s undergraduate stdy was in Community Development and Youth Work at Goldsmiths College, and he has a Masters Degree in Violence, Conflict and International Development from SOAS.