Alex Johnson

Communications Officer

Alex works on Communications at Transparency International EU. Alex has also worked at the Transparency International Secretariat in Berlin, the European Policy Centre in Brussels, as a freelance journalist, and as a skipper in Greece.

Alex's Projects


Now is the time for EU-wide whistleblower protection

Clean Contracts

Improving trust and transparency in public procurement

Recent News


The rains of Athens: Stopping the floods

In ancient Greek mythology when Poseidon, god of the sea, lost the competition to have patronage over Athens to the wise and peaceful goddess Athena, he was furious and flooded the plains of Attica. Today, Poseidon’s fury might have abated, but...

Cashback? Bringing stolen assets back to Ukraine

When former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych fled the country at the end of the Maidan revolution protestors in 2014, activists and citizens visited his now abandoned Mezhyhirya mansion. What they witnessed was the shear amount of wealth that...