Alex Annaev

Alex Annaev, Enterprise Development Lead, Shell UK

Alex oversees the Shell Springboard and Shell LiveWIRE programmes on behalf of Shell. He has more than 10 years of hands-on experience at the interface of low-carbon transformation policy, enterprise development, corporate sustainability, and communications. Before joining Shell, he was responsible for delivering bespoke communications for UK and international clients as the Lead Sustainability Consultant at a London-based communications agency. His eight years with EY and Deloitte saw him coordinating a wide range of sustainability projects in Russia and Kazakhstan, including impact assessments of entrepreneurship programmes, development of green economy policies, and engaging oil and gas companies on sustainability. Alex has been a technical expert assessing entries for a number of private and public social investment programmes. In his spare time, Alex enjoys exploring new places, researching into Central Asian culture, and learning languages (currently Brazilian Portuguese).