He holds Master of Business Administration (Finance & Banking) from Moi University, Master of Science in Human Resource Management from Jomo Kenyatta university of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) and Bachelor of Business Administration. He also holds a Diploma in Enterprise Training & Education from National University of Ireland (Dublin, Republic of Ireland) and Certificate of Risk Management in Micro lending from New Southern Hampshire University (USA). He is a qualified Certified Public Secretary (CPS - K) and a member of Institute of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya (ICPSK) and a member of Kenya Institute of Management (KIM)
Alex has nearly 20 year work experience in the economic development sector mainly in corporate leadership and management, training, consultancy and research. His main experience has been in micro credit and small enterprise development having worked in Africa (Kenya, Uganda & Congo) and Eastern Europe (Republic of Kosovo). He was previously the Team Leader for Bank Transformation at Micro Africa Ltd, Executive Director for Micro Uganda Ltd, Program Manager for micro credit project in Congo, Operations Manager for KEP (Micro Credit NGO) in Kosovo and Operations Officer for WEDCO (Care International – Kenya).