Marcus Alexander is a director of the Ashridge Strategic Management Centre. Marcus teaches on several executive education programmes at Ashridge, and his research and teaching interests focus on corporate-level strategy, the links between strategy and organisational design, and the use of outsourcing. He is the co-author of a recent book Strategy for the Corporate Level and is a regular contributor to the Harvard Business Review and other management publications.
Before joining Ashridge, Marcus worked in investment banking and in strategy consulting at the Boston Consulting Group in several countries. He serves on the boards of companies in three countries, is a Professor at the London Business School, and a Visiting Professor at the Vlerick Business School in Gent.
Marcus holds an MA with Congratulatory Double First class honours from Christ Church, Oxford, and an MBA with High Distinction from the Harvard Business School, where he was a Harkness Fellow and a Ford Scholar.