Alex Scott is a Senior Policy Advisor in the London office where she leads E3G's COP26 strategy and engagement. Alex works with the Climate Diplomacy, Risk and Security team to deliver high impact political interventions that shape transformational international outcomes.
Before joining E3G in 2019 Alex spent three years in the UK Government where she led a team delivering policy and strategy for the UK's post-Brexit international climate policy relationship with the EU. Alex’s wider background includes climate law research and knowledge sharing with the Climate Law and Governance Initiative. She worked for four years delivering local government environmental policy with the City of Perth, Western Australia. Alex also worked on sustainable housing policy research for a Member of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly and on supporting the launch of divestment campaigning in Australia with 350.org.
Alex holds a masters in environmental policy from the University of Cambridge where her research focussed on the multi-level governance of climate ambition, and a BA in political science and BSc in environmental science from the University of Western Australia.