Alexander's role includes managing the Helicon Fund, Heptagon's global equity hedge fund, and involvement in Heptagon's multi-manager programme for discretionary clients.
Alex started his career in financial services in 1997, working for Hoare Govett as an analyst before moving on to Credit Suisse where he became a top-ranked analyst in European telecoms. Alex then became a senior salesperson at JP Morgan covering UK and European long-only and hedge fund accounts before moving on to help set up the European equities business for Friedman Billings and Ramsey in London.
Most recently, prior to joining Heptagon, Alex was at Edison Investment Research, an independent UK boutique, responsible for writing equity strategy and best ideas reports for institutional investors.
Alex has a degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Worcester College, University of Oxford and a Masters in English Literature from Queen Mary College, University of London.