Alex Mecklenburg is a creative thinker, doer and problem solver. Her motto of curiosity, resourcefulness and resilience have guided her throughout her career in the creative industries. She started her journey 25 years ago at Ogilvy. Where she worked across multiple disciplines and regions, building global brands and campaigns for clients like Lufthansa, Unilever or GSK. She has since been MD at the global digital agency Huge, business partner at service design shop ‘We are Friday’ and Client Strategist at Edelman, collaboratively shaping new creative structures that delivered innovative products and services. In 2017 Alex started her latest adventure: leaving the corporate world to work collaboratively across multiple initiatives and organisations.
She is an Associate at the Digital Think Tank doteveryone.com, a Co-founder at the Creative Business Consultancy Truth & Spectacle and a passionate collaborator at the innovation studio Lola. Throughout her career Alex has always been fascinated by how leaders, organisations and brands communicate, behave and operate in a constantly changing world. How to create the right foundations to stay creative, adaptable, resilient, relevant and good – whatever life throws at you.