Alex is a private equity investor currently managing a portfolio of several technology companies. He is currently the Chairman of Tiscali SpA, Italian telecom operator and a board member of CTC Global Corp. in Irvine, Ca.
From 2004 until 2009, Alex served on the board of MegaFon, one of the largest Russian mobile operators. Following the Russian financial crisis of 1998, Alex successfully restructured CIBC Oppenheimer Global Investment Fund’s Russian portfolio of public equities.
A former US airspace executive based in Brussels, Alex during 1992-1997 served as a Director of Business Development for Hughes Space and Defense Corporation and was responsible for coordinating sales, marketing and strategy development in Europe.
Alex holds MS degree in Electrical Engineering from St. Petersburg State University of Telecommunications.