Alex Shapland-Howes

2016-17
Geographical Location: Europe
Area of Activity: Education

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Prior to his year in Oxford, Alex led the growth of the UK education charity Future First from a London-based organisation with 14 partner schools to one working with 10% of all secondary schools across the country.

Before to Future First, Alex spent several years teaching Maths and Politics in London schools, including as Head of Department and Head of Year.

After completing his MBA, Alex started a role as Director of Operations at the UK’s leading children’s mental health charity, Place2Be.

Alex has also served as a trustee of Teach First and is a governor at a secondary academy in Newham. He has a degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Warwick.