Alex has been working in international cooperation for many years. During his studies (Msc Tropical and International Forestry) he analyzed agroforestry systems in Laos and worked as a consultant on forest management in Argentina. Subsequently, he conducted forest inventories in Germany until moving to Cameroon for two years. After another four years living and working in Senegal, he supported the Ministry of Environment in Georgia in forest inventories. Since 2018, he is based again in Germany where he advises international projects on monitoring and reporting. Currently, he is working as a research assistant on his PhD. At Weltweit he is responsible for forest monitoring and GIS (Geographic Information Systems).