CompanyLightspeed Venture Partners

Alex (HBS-09) joined Lightspeed in 2016 as a Partner focused on consumer technology. He led Lightspeeds investment in Zola and focuses on online commerce, digital media, and emerging consumer platforms. He also led the firms investment in Vector and has a strong interest in the aerospace sector.

He previously spent nearly 7 years at Highland Capital, where as a Partner he led early stage investments across several sectors of consumer technology, including Marketplaces, virtual reality, and real estate. In addition, Alex led the Summer@Highland entrepreneurship program, which has mentored more than 50 student-led startups from inception, including Cloudflare, Handy, and Wildfire.

Alex is an inaugural member of the Global Shapers Community of the World Economic Forum, a group of leaders charged with catalyzing positive social change in their respective communities.