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Alex Wijns

Alex Wijns

Digital Lead

Role at the Foundation

Alex is the lead of the Digital Team, also performing duties as lead JavaScript developer and technical architect. He is passionate about growing the in-house expertise and always striving for the state of the art.

Before joining the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, he worked as an IT consultant and functional analyst for two years. Prior to that, he was a post-doctoral researcher in string theory and related topics at the intersection of physics and mathematics. He has a long-standing interest in bringing together ideas from coding, arts and maths.