Agency: Grey London
The Economist Group
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25 St James's Street, London, SW1A 1HG
10th February 1957
Driving less. Trees.
Being born in Switzerland.
Too discreet to say.
A snazzy corkscrew.
Loo paper, complete works of Charles Dickens, good bed.
Christine Lagarde in France, because she became a politician late.
The Economist, FT, Ugly Betty, Radio 4, Economist.com.
Joining The Economist.
Starts with two cappuccinos.
Being in the same organisation so long.
Working in a food shop.
The fact Alexander has been at the helm of The Economist for more than a decade is testament to the confidence the board has in her. Associates speak highly of her skill at managing budgets and sound business brain.
Ask my team.