Alex was born in Adelaide in 1974. He completed his schooling in South Australia and studied Law at the University of Adelaide. He has since worked as a commercial lawyer in Adelaide before being elected to the Senate at the 2019 Federal Election.
Alex served as an Adelaide City Councillor from 2014 to 2018 before being preselected by the Liberal Party to stand as a Senate candidate.
He is engaged to his fiancé Edwina with whom he enjoys spending time.
As a passionate and parochial South Australian, Alex is proud to be representing his home state as a Senator in the Federal Parliament.