Director of Services - National Ugly Mugs Scheme. After graduating from Manchester University, Alex worked as a senior researcher in the House of Commons for six years and was also selected to be Labour Party Parliamentary Candidate for Macclesfield. Alex started running the National Ugly Mugs Scheme (NUM) in 2012, is a member of the National Police Working Group on Prostitution, and has published in academic journals and the press. He is a Trustee/Board Member for Survivors Manchester, working with male victims of sexual assault and child sexual exploitation, and Manchester Action on Street Health, which supports female street sex workers.