Alex started his career in high tech startups in South Africa in 2008. His experience includes robotics, marine propulsion, industrial software, and military equipment.

Alex then moved into private equity buyouts in 2013 before moving to the UK where he worked on numerous operational improvement private equity projects for well-known UK brands, including a transformation role at a FTSE250.

Since mid-2018, Alex has focused on tech venture capital. During this time, he has completed numerous transactions, held a significant number of Board roles and led over 3 exits.

Alex actively contributes to the entrepreneurial ecosystem through mentoring, serving on panels, blogging, vlogging, podcasting and unlocking value via networking.

Alex holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics) from Stellenbosch University and an MBA from the University of Cape Town, and London Business School.