Alec Mally

Economic Advisor

He is currently Director for Global Economic Affairs at Foresight Strategy and Communications, an Athens-based consulting firm, Director at the Institute for Regional Dialogue and Strategy (IPEDIS) an Athens-based think tank, as well as adviser for the Repower Greece public diplomacy initiative (www.RepowerGreece.com). Since the onset of the Greek economic crisis, Mr. Mally has also been an international media commentator on Greek economic issues, including on Bloomberg TV, National Public Radio and Fox News. He contributes regularly to the New Europe newspaper based in Brussels. He is a board member of the new firm Blue White Capital LLC, which invests in/advises on climate-friendly ventures and has served as Chair, Vice-Chair, and Treasurer of Democrats Abroad (Greece). Prior to moving back to Greece, Mally was a career U.S. Foreign Service Officer for 27 years, with a range of assignments in Balkan and global affairs. In Southeast Europe, he served as U.S. Consul General in Thessaloniki and Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Pristina, Kosovo. Stateside, he served as Economic Counselor at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in New York, as the State Department’s Senior Desk Officer for Greece and as Regional Economic Officer for Southeast Europe during the Bosnia war. He was also assigned to the Office of the Secretary of Defense at the Pentagon as Political-Military Adviser for the Balkans. Mr. Mally held prior postings in Bucharest, Warsaw, Athens, Manila and the State Department Executive Secretariat.