Alex gained a BEng (Networked Systems Engineering) in 2014 from Glasgow Caledonian University, where he trained in enterprise campus networking, VOIP and IT security with a specialism in cloud computing. Alex has a farming background, working on the family beef and sheep enterprise in Ayrshire for many years before embarking on a new career in the tech industry.
Alex supports the infrastructure and IT systems within the William Duncan + Co practice as well as acting as lead IT team member for a number of external businesses in his outsourced role within William Duncan (IT Solutions) Ltd. He ensures that clients are fully supported in their respective businesses with their IT systems, advising and implementing cloud based software. He particularly enjoys advising start-up businesses, watching as they grow, leveraging the latest cloud based software to their advantage.
Alex enjoys keeping up with the latest tech gadgets, he also has an active lifestyle including hill walking and training in the gym. His other interests include socialising and exploring new places and enjoys the journey as much as the destination whether it be by plane, train or automobile.