Alex Fox OBE is Chief Executive of Mayday Trust, which offers strengths-based coaching to people going through tough times like being homeless and works with organisations and local areas to replace our broken support systems, through the New System Alliance. Previously, Alex led Shared Lives Plus.

Alex sits on the NHS Assembly and the board of Alternative Futures Group. He developed the Asset Based Area model as Vice Chair of Think Local, Act Personal, chaired a government review of health and care charities, co-founded the Social Care Innovation Network and wrote A new health and care system: escaping the invisible asylum. He is an Honorary Senior Fellow, Birmingham University.