About Alex Wood is a multimedia journalist, web designer, social media consultant and visiting lecturer in Online Journalism at London Southbank University.
He started his career in journalism as the first foreign intern in a Japanese newspaper. Combining this with a background in web development, Alex fused his two passions together to create G20 London Live, a ground-breaking mobile reporting experiment which went on to be featured by the BBC.
Alex has gone on to work with the BBC, Sky News and Reuters in new media production and strategy.
He now combines his interests in journalism and the internet by consulting on social media strategy.