Alex joined CAPE Fund in June 2006, initially as a consultant to help with fundraising, structuring and initial review of potential investments and as Director since the official inception of the Fund in November 2008. In this capacity, Alex is responsible for the review of potential investments, the structuring of the transactions and the monitoring of CAPE Fund's portfolio companies. Alex currently sits on the Board of Directors of Blue Moose Clothing Company Ltd ("Manitobah Mukluks"), Indigena Solutions Inc., Canadian Prairie Garden Puree Products Inc. and Universal Helicopters Newfoundland and Labrador LP.
Prior to joining CAPE Fund, Alex worked at Merrill Lynch Canada and BMO Nesbitt Burns in investment banking where he was involved in numerous public equity and debt financings as well as several mergers and acquisitions transactions.
Alex holds an M.B.A. from the Richard Ivey School of Business from the University of Western Ontario and a Bachelor of Commerce in finance and accounting from McGill university where he graduated with Great Distinction. Alex and his wife Martine have two sons.