Alex Gladstein

Alex Gladstein is a human rights advocate who currently serves as vice president of strategy of the Oslo Freedom Forum, an international conference described by The Economist as “on its way to becoming a human-rights equivalent of the Davos economic forum.” Alex concurrently works as director of institutional affairs for the New York-based Human Rights Foundation, a group that promotes civil liberties in the Americas. Previously, Alex held a research position in the office of a shadow foreign secretary in the British Parliament. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Tufts University where he majored in international relations and Middle Eastern studies.