Alex Fried is Principal, Growth Venture Co-investment Fund as well as acting team expert in deal structuring, financial modelling and portfolio management. He also has experience in technology focused investment banking, having worked at Origin Merchant Partners. Alex is a self-described technophile and enthusiast for bleeding edge innovation as well as novel combinations of traditional technologies.
Prior to joining BDC Capital in 2007, Alex was a process improvement engineer with Sanofi-Aventis, where he led the optimization and scale-up of vaccine development operations. Alex also specialized in data science and was the group’s expert in artificial intelligence where he developed machine learning algorithms for the optimization of upstream process control.
Alex holds an MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business; a Master of Applied Science in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering from McGill University. Alex is a registered and licensed professional engineer.
BDC Capital Team
Experienced. Knowledgeable. Capitalized. Connected.
At BDC Venture Capital, we are a team of dedicated, seasoned investment professionals, who bring our investee companies the benefit of decades of experience in the space. Each of our team members has been chosen for their in-depth knowledge and industry experience in sales, marketing, business development, production and R&D. It’s a team our investee companies and investment partners can trust and count on.
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