Alex has over 10 years’ experience leading public sector sustainability efforts in London. He is currently Head of Sustainability at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, driving forward the UK Government’s efforts to minimise single-use plastic both in the UK and across the FCO’s 267 posts around the world. He focusses on estate efficiency & low carbon innovation, supporting the FCO’s Diplomacy 20:20 ‘World Class Platform’ strategy, as well as environmental management, sustainable supply chains, and low-carbon transport. He supports the FCO’s network of ambassadors and diplomats in delivering the FCO’s FCO2 sustainability strategy. Alex has an keen interest in sustainability innovation, and has previously worked in start-ups in the arts sector developing their sustainable business strategies.