Member, Export Guarantees Advisory Council

Alexandra Elson



Alexandra Elson joined Export Guarantees Advisory Council (EGAC) in July 2011.

Alexandra is Senior Stakeholder Relations Adviser at Shell. Before joining Shell, she was natural resources adviser at the Department for International Development, engaged in long- and short-term assignments in south and south-east Asia, sub-Saharan Africa and the Caribbean.

In an independent capacity she has worked for the United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Environment Programme, World Bank, European Commission and bilateral European overseas development agencies.

Member, Export Guarantees Advisory Council

Export Guarantees Advisory Council (EGAC) provides advice to UK Export Finance and its ministers on the policies UK Export Finance applies when doing business including:

  • environmental impacts and human rights
  • sustainable lending
  • bribery and corruption
  • disclosure, including freedom of information requests