Alex Knight is Four’s chief operating officer and sits on the group and operating boards. Alex, a chartered accountant with 15 years of experience within the communications and digital sector, joined Four from The Unlimited Group (previously Creston plc) where he held various positions for 12 years.
Most recently he was chief operating officer and chief finance officer, Insight at ICM Research, Marketing Sciences and ICM Direct and before that he was the group’s director of finance. He has a wealth of experience at both a corporate and operating agency level, has worked on a number of high profile acquisitions in the UK and US and has extensive experience of corporate financing and investor relations.
At ICM Alex also supported the launch of a number of new digitally-led client products and has supported client teams across a broad range of sectors including financial services, technology, retail, FMCG and the public sector.
At Four Alex is responsible for the overall commercial and financial direction of the Group and is leading a number of strategic projects focussed on client and supplier relationships, M&A, governance, productisation and pricing.