Alex Kent

Alex is Co-CEO of Restless Development.  Her career spans over 20 years of experience in international development, with particular expertise in global campaigns, working at WaterAid, Save the Children, Comic Relief, and the Global Campaign for Education. 

Until 2021, Alex was Restless Development’s Director of Strategy, spearheading a comprehensive strategy development process. Her leadership was instrumental in the formation and growth of the Youth Collective and Youth Power initiatives for the agency.

Alex holds a Degree in Geography, and Masters in Education and International Development, specializing in qualitative and participatory youth research.
Outside of work, Alex can be found in North London with her wife and kids – seeking out adventures and often dancing.