Alistair Young

General Manager Partnerships and communications

“WLA is such an exciting organisation to be part of. I love working with a group of passionate, like-minded colleagues that are utterly committed to our overall objectives. There is a lot of work to be done in our fight for workplace gender equality, but I could not imagine being with a better bunch of people to undertake it.”

Alistair joined WLA in 2015 and is primarily responsible for developing and managing a portfolio of strategic partnerships and promotional activities that are inherent in supporting WLA’s aim of being a positive agent for change in driving gender equity and equality throughout society. Alongside the partnership framework, Alistair also heads up advertising, communications, digital marketing and industry research. Alistair has more than 15 years’ experience in marketing, communications and partnerships, and his career has seen him work for a variety of industries, including telecommunications, finance and tourism. Prior to starting with WLA he held senior marketing roles in London and New York for 7 years.​