Alex Burdett

Workplace Innovation Consultant

Alex joined UnWork as a Workplace Innovation Consultant from the Royal College of Art. He graduated in MA Service Design, applying design methods to industry projects with Brompton Bicycle, PA Consulting, and the NHS Transformation Directorate.

Before UnWork Alex gained experience at new workspace Second Home, future of work platform Multiverse, and venture studio Founders Factory.

He is passionate about finding innovation priorities, workspace strategy, and applying creativity to transformative growth in the future of work.


Most inspiring place you’ve been to?

The London Olympics changed East London

What drew you to UnWork originally? And how has UnWork changed since?

The work of Philip Ross and Jeremy Myerson. Since joining the design team at UnWork, we’ve transformed workplaces to be more people-centred.

Favourite Building?

Recyclable Cork House in Berkshire

What are 3 words to describe UnWork?

Vision, strategy, transform

Favourite Quote?

“It’s all design “ Jony Ive

Tell us something about yourself that would surprise us. OR tell us three things that most people don’t know about you…

My Great Great Grandfather was Mayor of Rome for 7 years. He introduced public transport to the city and opened 150 kindergartens.