Alexander is a partner in the Dubai office of international law firm Addleshaw Goddard. His expertise spans across a wide range of sectors including energy, oil and gas, technology and supply chain investments, infrastructure projects, project finance as well as trade related matters with a focus on emerging markets and Africa.
Alexander is a German-trained and qualified lawyer (Rechtsanwalt), admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales, and has a Masters in Law in International and European Business Law (summa cum laude). Alexander is a member of the Advisory Council of the US Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation since October 2016 and is an advisor to the Dii – Desertec renewable energy initiative North Africa and Middle East.
Prior to joining Addleshaw Goddard, Alexander headed the Africa and Middle East energy and infrastructure practice for US-headquartered international law firm and prior to that was responsible for the East Africa business of one of the world's largest international law firms. Alexander lived in Germany, the US, The UK, Tanzania and the U.A.E (Dubai) and has worked on transactions in over 25 countries in Africa.
Current position: Partner, Addleshaw Goddard