Alexandra Lund is a multi-cultural polyglot who strives to improve the lives of vulnerable children impacted by conflict. Before joining the #1MillionChildren Initiative as its Managing Director, she worked as the Senior Executive Producer at marcus evans summits for five years, where she was responsible for the intellectual content of high-end B2B summits across a variety of professional and industry sectors globally. There Alexandra focused extensively on in-depth market research and developing relationships while mastering the production of cutting edge programmes and recruiting renowned influential thought leaders.
From packaging R&D VPs using novel tech materials to improve global sustainability, to Family Offices wanting to get involved in philanthropy — Alexandra was a close and personal ally to those fighting the good fight for better business strategy. Speaking 11 languages, out of which seven fluently, she has developed a profound understanding for different cultures and is always striving for opportunities to speak with natives. Previously, Alexandra worked in the corporate services field as a Marketing & Business Development Manager. She also has extensive experience in the film and media industry, having worked for several years at the Berlinale International Film Festival.
Alexandra has a Bachelor of Arts from King’s College London, majoring in Modern Foreign Languages with Education and Film, a Diploma from the University of Barcelona and a Cambridge University CELTA Qualification.