Alex Xavier, Director of Membership, Compliance and Professional Development, Institute of Fundraising

Alex is responsible for leading the Institute of Fundraising’s Academy, Compliance and Individual Membership teams, ensuring its members, and those in the wider fundraising community, get access to the best professional development opportunities. He previously worked for the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment as Assistant Director of Member Services, as well as holding senior level roles at GovNet Communications and Incisive Media. Alex holds a BA (Hons) in Politics from Lancaster University, as well as being qualified through the CIPD in Human Resource Development.