Alex is a member of the Regional Markets research team in London, contributing primarily to the Telecoms Market Matrix, European Country Reports, European Core Forecasts, Middle East and Africa and Video, Gaming and Entertainment research programmes. Alex holds a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of East Anglia. He conducted research on the impact of telecoms technologies on modern societies during his studies, writing his dissertation on e-government and e-democracy. He has also worked on the development of a mobile game aiming to teach users the basic principles of physics.