Alex joined Bessemer Venture Partners in 2005. Today he primarily invests in enterprise SaaS, SMB software, and cybersecurity throughout the US and Europe.
Alex started his career as a software developer turned derivatives trader at Salomon Brothers. After running engineering for two startups, he worked briefly as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs. Alex holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and has authored a book about computer programming.
In his spare time, Alex is an avid cyclist, a hobby he picked up from a portfolio company CEO.
"These days Silicon Valley is no longer a geographic location, but rather a state of mind. It’s about founders and teams that are passionate about a big idea or have a vision to do something bold."