Alex Fox MSc, Services and delivery manager for business meteorology
Alex leads a team of meteorologists and service managers who are responsible for delivering a variety of services to industry clients from Met Office HQ.
Areas of expertise
- Sports & leisure events
- Operational management
- ITIL Service management
- Creating and developing meteorological services to various industry sectors
- Integrating applied meteorology to fit within customers’ systems and processes
- Leading on operational excellence
Alex joined the Met Office in 2009 as an Operational Meteorologist, advising clients across many sectors, including aviation, road, rail, marine, energy, infrastructure, government, media and sports/leisure events.
In 2013, Alex became the Service Manager responsible for the delivery of meteorological services to the energy, retail, and infrastructure sectors, as well as sports/leisure events. In 2015, he oversaw and developed the weather forecast service for the Rugby World Cup held in the UK.
Since 2017 Alex has taken on the role of Customer Services and Delivery Manager at Met Office HQ in Exeter. He is responsible for the team of Operational Meteorologists delivering bespoke meteorological services to industry.