Alex Slater has advised global corporations, major non-profits, advocacy groups and exciting start-ups. Slater helps build, enhance and protect reputations, engage stakeholders, activate customers and navigate complex situations.
Slater started his career as the first employee of the now widely respected Glover Park Group, leaving a decade later as Managing Director of Public Affairs. In 2011, he was tapped to grow a public affairs practice at SKDKnickerbocker, In those roles, he advised clients on some of the most complex communications challenges of the past decades, and went on to found Clyde Group in 2014.
He conceived and executed highly successful public affairs campaigns for blue chip companies including Ford, American Airlines and the Apollo Education Group. He has extensive expertise in financial services, having led a number of companies through IPOs and handled major accounts for JP Morgan Chase, Chase Cards, Sallie Mae, the American Bankers’ Association and Visa