Alex Dockar was commissioned into the 1st Bn The Royal Scots (The Royal Regiment) from the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in 1988. Serving initially with the 1st Bn in BAOR before deploying with the Regiment on Operation Desert Storm in 1990-91. He served with the 1st Bn in Northern Ireland whilst stationed at Fort George. Since resigning his commission, Alex has been pursuing a career in financial services, initially in London before setting up his own wealth management practice in Edinburgh. He has a degree in Accountancy & Economics and been in the financial services business for 20 years. Alex is married with two children.