Alex is a Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, where he joined in 2005. He focuses on investments in the areas of enterprise and SMB software, cyber security and digital assets, primarily within the US and Europe.
His current portfolio includes Pipedrive, Dashlane, Wandera, Kenna Security and Rocketrip. Alex's previous investments include several companies that have achieved multi-billion dollar IPOs or substantial M&A outcomes including Shopify, Wix, Alibaba Group, Cofence, TeamViewer, OMGPOP, Yodle, NewVoiceMedia, and Social Tables,
He began his career at Salomon Brothers, initially as a software developer and subsequently as a derivatives trader. He later worked briefly as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs. Alex holds an MBA from Columbia Business School.
In his spare time, Alex is an avid cyclist and triathlete, a hobby he picked up from a portfolio company CEO, and in July 2019 plans to cycle the Alpe d’Huez.