Alex Wirtz

Business experience
Alex’s background is in technology development for financial eLearning and simulations. He is a deeply experienced eLearning technologies/financial simulations developer and trainer, who has delivered SCORM-compliant courseware and over 400 financial markets simulations to 8,500+ trainees across the globe.

He was a lead developer with one of the UK’s top eLearning providers, specialising in online training across a variety of sectors. His largest project on new financial best practices, rolled out to 20,000 staff at a multinational blue chip firm. For the past 6 years, he was Head of Simulations at a financial training firm. This role embraced the full lifecycle of simulations, from consultations with clients and software development through to in-company staff training.

Professional qualification
Alex has a research background in computational linguistics, and holds a Masters degree in the subject.

Training professional
Alex has lectured at university level in web programming, and for the last four years has trained extensively on graduate programs in global markets and the Certificate in Quantitative Finance (CQF). Alex now works as an independent trainer and consultant for a variety of financial markets clients, using his 10 years’ experience in blending learning solutions to deliver real-world improvements. He splits his time between the UK and Poland, and is fluent in Polish.

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