Alex researches and organizes all Vietnam in Focus tours and is responsible for overall management of the team. He is fluent in Vietnamese and has appeared regularly on Vietnam TV to talk about his travels and cultural experiences. In 2015, he helped the crew of the Travel Channel TV series Tough Trains to plan and film their show in Vietnam, which was subsequently screened worldwide.
Alex is also a published writer of both fiction and journalism. His work has won a number of international prizes and featured in The New York Times, Huffington Post and many other publications. In 2012, he edited the book Peace House Shelter: Survivors of Trafficking.