Dr. Alex Kokkonen is responsible for working with LEF clients to solve their most pressing business issues via research-led advisory interventions.
With over 25 years experience, Alex brings extensive international and multi-industry experience from working in a variety of multi-disciplinary leadership positions and diverse cultural settings for major blue-chip companies. She has driven IT and business research concepts into business transformations, completing two doctorates in IT and business research with several publications.
Prior to joining LEF, Alex held a variety of leadership roles, most recently in KPMG’s CIO Advisory and Technology Enablement practice. She consulted independently for several years across a variety of blue-chip companies and has held key leadership positions driving global transformation programs in Vodafone and Johnson & Johnson. Alex has also led major technology and transformation programs for multinationals including IBM, Singapore Airlines, Deutsche Bank, and Unilever.
Outside the professional sphere, Alex enjoys spending time with her son in Australia and building her art portfolio. She is a lifelong athlete with British bodybuilding titles and accomplishments and a keen motorcyclist.