Alex Read

Democratic governance practitioner

Alex Read has ten years of progressive professional experience as a democratic governance practitioner with expertise in institution-building. He is a vetted governance expert on the UNDP Global Policy Unit/ExpRes consultant roster, experienced in programme development and project management with the UNDP.

Alex is experienced in managing technical delivery of high-profile governance programmes and leading communication with political leaders, MPs, senior government and parliament officials, with the energy and determination required to deliver results in complex transition and post-conflict environments.

He has a track record in resource mobilization, and helped establish and operate a national parliamentary support NGO in Cambodia. 

Alex is experienced in decentralization and local governance, public policy, social service delivery, SDGs, gender equality and women’s political empowerment, public complaint mechanisms