Alexander has been instrumental in focusing corporates on implications for their lease liability portfolios for the last 15 years. First identifying the issue while working for BET plc in 1992, he went on to found FraserCRE in 1993 to provide a focused service to corporate occupiers with surplus leasehold portfolios - The Reluctant Landlord. He has continued to lead the industry and was Chairman of the Federation of Corporate Real Estate Advisors, an industry body he helped found in 2005.
Alexander stepped down as Chairman of The Queen's Club in September 2007, in which he led the successful Members' Bid. He is a non-executive director of Victoria PLC, and was previously Chairman from 2007 to 2010.
Alexander's first venture was Starchi and Starchi, a shirt cleaning company, which he founded whilst at university. He went on to join Hambrose Advanced Technology Trust Plc, a technology focused venture capital division, where he helped develop Trafficmaster.
Alexander is married, has two children and lives in Oxford. Alexander's passion is for racket sports, real tennis and he travels to both North America and Australia to participate in events.