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Alex joined NEA in 2020 as an investor on the technology team focused on enterprise, fintech, and web3 companies. Alex is involved with NEA’s investments in FTX, MoonPay, Plaid, Block Renovation, ForAllSecure, Datafold, Clockwork, SeMI Technologies, Spokn, and Bonfire, among others. Prior to joining NEA, Alex was an investor at Vista Equity Partners focused on enterprise software, data, tech-enabled services, and payments companies.

Alex graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Economics. While at Hopkins, Alex co-founded mobile app security company Fractal Technology (acquired) and was an investor at A-Level Capital, a venture fund backing Hopkins students, alumni, and faculty. While at A-Level, Alex led numerous investments in early-stage companies, some of which were acquired by Apple, Box, and Baidu, among others.

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