AlexThe Team


Operations Manager

Alex started life living on the edge. Of Dartmoor, that is. And at a young age found his love for adventure whilst sleeping out under the stars and in the woods of this beautiful corner of the South West. During a seven year career as a Royal Marines Commando, operating in Desert, Arctic and Mountain environments, Alex discovered how to keep a smile on your face whilst pushing your limits and making the uncomfortable 'comfortable'. This, in turn, led to a bit of a personal obsession with adventure. Since leaving the military, Alex has led remote expeditions and challenges in Borneo, Uganda, Turkey, The Sahara Desert and to the Great Wall of China, to name but a few. In addition to walking the walk and leading groups at the cutting of adventure travel, Alex also has many years’ experience planning and delivering large group and bespoke corporate events and challenges.

When he’s not writing risk assessments, or creating standard operating procedures for our activities around the world, you’ll probably find Alex on a little micro adventure - climbing, paddling or in the mountains with his two young sons 'Henry and Heath'. We call it the circle of (an adventurous) life...

Recent visits to conduct safety audits & explore: Ecuador and Madagascar 2019