General Partner, Head of NYC
Illuminate’s New York Partner, Alexander Ross, joined Illuminate early-on to help set-up and launch the first fund. Alexander joined from Bain & Company where he advised Top Tier private equity funds on acquisitions of TMT & Fintech companies, he also worked on fund strategy and bank restructuring projects. Alexander is interested in all things crypto/digital assets and leads our thinking in the space. Alexander worked in the Technology division at JPMorgan, an Agri-food social enterprise in Ghana, and co-founded the online booking system provider, Teamup. Alexander has a first class Master’s degree in Engineering and was Research Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin.