Having graduated with First Class honours, Alex joined Jestico + Whiles in 2002 and was made an Associate Director in 2014. He specialises in the design of buildings in sensitive, historic environments across multiple sectors, including education, housing, culture and hospitality. Past projects include the award-winning Stoke Newington School, Clapton Girls' Academy and Tower Works. Alex is currently leading the mixed-use redevelopments of Queen's Yard, Hackney Wick and 51-63 Ridley Road in Hackney, London. He is responsible for managing graphics, marketing and communications for the practice. Alex is a visiting tutor and external examiner at several UK universities and has lectured widely across the UK about the work of the practice. He has also acted as an assessor for various awards including the Brick Awards and the AJ Architecture Awards. Alex acts as design champion for the practice, ensuring a consistent design quality across all projects, through both formal and informal design reviews.