Alex joined Salesforce Ventures in 2015 to lead their European investments. Salesforce Ventures—Salesforce’s corporate investment group—invests in the next generation of enterprise technology, with more than 150 companies in the portfolio globally.

Alex brings over a decade of experience across technology and finance, having been both an investor and entrepreneur. Prior to Salesforce, he helped establish a venture growth firm and also founded his own startup. Alex began his career in investment banking with Merrill Lynch, where he advised on IPOs and M&A transactions.

He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Boston University. A native of Switzerland, he speaks five European languages and has worked in three continents.