Alex Messenger

Alex Messenger is the Head of Marketing and Communication at the British Mountaineering Council (BMC). His original background was in outdoor photography and journalism, which led to being the editor of Summit magazine for over 10 years.

He launched BMC TV and produced many films, including the international award-winning Operation Moffat, before becoming the Head of Marketing at the BMC in 2015.

He’s a MCIM and has a masters in digital marketing and communications, specialising in how and why people share on social media. Based in Manchester, you can usually find him in the Depot Climbing Centre.