Alex Mulchrone

Alex returned to Interel in 2017, having completed a placement year in the research team in 2015. His work supports clients in sectors including defence and security, infrastructure and energy. Alex’s own political interests include international relations and foreign policy, and he has previous experience in the legal and policy fields. Outside of work, Alex enjoys quiz shows and rugby. Alex holds a First class BSc (hons) in Politics with International Relations from the University of Bath.

Posts by Alex Mulchrone

Insights from our Budget briefing with Nicky Morgan MP

This morning, Interel hosted a Budget briefing with the Chair of the Treasury Select Committee, Nicky Morgan MP, and George Parker, Political Editor of the Financial Times. The speakers joined Interel’s network of business leaders, to discuss what the Budget will mean for the economy, politics and Brexit. Here are the top ten takeaways from […]

Budget 2017 Analysis: Fiscal Phil plays it safe

Philip Hammond has this afternoon delivered his annual Budget. As well as an update on the Government’s accounts, the Chancellor announced a range of spending commitments designed to reinvigorate the economy and revive his party’s – and his own – political fortunes. This was always going to be a testing afternoon for Fiscal Phil. Play […]

What does the German election mean for Brexit?

The results from the German Federal Elections were declared yesterday evening. As expected, Angela Merkel’s CDU and its Bavarian sister party the CSU were returned as the largest bloc in the Bundestag, meaning that Merkel will be returned as Chancellor for a fourth successive term. British observers have had an eye on these elections for […]

The Theresa May Cabinet in Full

Throughout her campaign, Theresa May had said ‘’Brexit means Brexit’’. She clearly meant it. After a whirlwind leadership election, May has kept up the pace of change with a far-reaching and radical reshuffle, punctuated by Brexit jobs for Brexiteers, a cull of Cameron and Osborne loyalists, and an overhauling of Whitehall organisation. Here’s a look […]

Your Essential guide to the Cabinet

Throughout her campaign, Theresa May had said ‘’Brexit means Brexit’’. She clearly meant it. After a whirlwind leadership election, May has kept up the pace of change with a far-reaching and radical reshuffle, punctuated by Brexit jobs for Brexiteers, a cull of Cameron and Osborne loyalists, and an overhauling of Whitehall organisation. May’s team had […]

Will Theresa May follow through?

With all that has happened in UK politics since Monday morning it is important to remember the starting gun of this week’s particular brand of madness. In Birmingham, Theresa May set out her strategy for what she thought then could be a long drawn out contest for the role of Conservative Party leader. The speech […]