Alex Spillett B.Sc. (Hons), MBA, FAMI CPM, FAIM

Project Manager/Senior Associate

Alex joined IRIS Research in early 2016 as Project Director and has already successfully delivered important, complex research assignments for private sector and government clients, including projects that involved focus groups throughout NSW.

Alex has over 30 years’ experience in leadership roles for national and international organisations. He has led smaller, family-owned businesses and managed business units for larger corporations, giving him a breadth of understanding for the key drivers of organisations. His industry experience covers: steel; materials handling; automation; packaging; glass; automotive; mining; and protective coatings – in both manufacturing and service applications. Alex’s skills and experience have been gained in senior General Managerial and Director roles; and he has particular interest in business strategy, improving profitability, business development and management team improvement.
Alex gained his undergraduate qualifications at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne (UK), later adding an MBA from the University of Wollongong. He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Managers & Leaders and the Australian Marketing Institute as well as a Certified Practicing Marketer.