Alex Walker

Co-operative advisor

Ekopia Resource Exchange Limited

Contact details
01309 691258
Business planning
Governance (legal options)
Governance (set up)
Fundraising (social investment)
Engagement and consultation, including volunteering
Community shares
Alex Walker

Alex has been chair of Ekopia Ltd since its creation in 2001 and has direct experience of various community share issues.

Ekopia currently has £2 million invested in local projects, including retail, electricity from wind and PV, and holiday accommodation. There are also investments in several different affordable housing ventures including a housing co-op and a project with a community allocations policy that has local authority support.

Alex lectures and presents workshops on a variety of sustainability and community development themes and has been a Director of Development Trusts Association Scotland since 2003.