Born in Leicester, Alex Till moved to Suffolk 23 years ago initially working with SMEs at the Port of Felixstowe developing the purchase and supplier chains within Europe.
Alex is passionate about the progression of young people and is a Visiting Fellow at UCS’s School of Business and continues to volunteer for the Princes Trust, a role he has undertaken for the past 19 years, representing Suffolk and Norfolk at the Princes Trust Regional Council.
Alex was appointed chief executive of MENTA, the Suffolk enterprise agency seven years ago and holds the same appointment with GENIX Business Support in Norfolk. His focus is on supporting existing, small businesses and providing inspiration and information for start-ups, championing SME growth and economic development. As a team MENTA has been nationally recognised for its outstanding work and was the winner of the National Enterprise Network, ‘The Future of Enterprise Award 2016’