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

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 […]

Welcome to Theresa May’s Britain

Theresa May will be Prime Minister of the UK by Wednesday evening. Following the Prime Minister’s announcement that he will formally step down after Prime Minister’s Questions on Wednesday, Theresa May will become this country’s new Prime Minister. In a speech this morning, Ms May hinted at some key themes which will be likely to […]

Unanswered questions for EU Nationals

One of the first political crises to flow from last month’s referendum is one that nobody saw coming. Theresa May, the Home Secretary-cum-Prime Minister in waiting has refused to guarantee EU nationals currently living in Britain the right to remain. There were many bitter disputes during the Referendum campaign; trade with Europe, strain on public […]