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Alex Priven

Consultant, Anglophone and Lusophone Africa

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Alex has a deep interest in public-private partnerships, energy sector reform and in the history of international development. He’s currently working on becoming a Chartered Financial Analyst and pursuing a Master of Business Administration with a focus on financial management.   

Prior to CPCS, he’s worked for an information technology consulting firm as a financial analyst, as a data analyst at Global Affairs Canada and led a study on renewable energy trade flows with Natural Resources Canada while in school.  

He speaks fluently in English, French and Russian, and has basic proficiency in Spanish.  


Bachelor’s degree, Social Sciences (Honours), International Economics and Development, University of Ottawa

3 fun facts: 

  • Spent six months studying abroad in Singapore and backpacked throughout Southeast Asia 
  • Organized Canada’s largest student-led entrepreneurship conference during his undergraduate studies 
  • Enjoys skiing and watching the Toronto Raptors, his favorite basketball team

Contact Alex

P: +1-613-237-2500