100 Water Heroes: Alex Mung


Director, Head of Water Initiative at World Economic Forum

Alex Munn is the Head of Water Initiative at the World Economic Forum (WEF), where he raises awareness of the global water crisis and encourages public-private cooperation in this sphere.

WEF is a renowned non-profit organisation that “engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.”

Prior to joining WEF as a Project Manager in 2008, Alex worked as an Environmental Engineer for Alcan, an environmentally conscious aluminium company in Canada. Alex career in sustainable development began at Queen’s University, where he obtained a degree in Civil Environmental Engineering.

Alex is one of our #100WaterHeroes for his contributions to the World Economic Forum’s Water Initiatives, and for his dedication to sustainable development.

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