Managing Director, Cambridge Associates
Alex is a Managing Director in Cambridge Associates’ Menlo Park, California office and has been with the firm for 12 years. She builds total portfolio, private investment, real estate, and natural resources allocations for clients, with a focus on sustainability. Alex works with a variety of nonprofit clients, including universities, foundations, and pension funds ranging in size from $200 million to $223 billion in assets, on investment issues such as asset allocation strategy, private equity program design and evaluation, and manager selection. Alex is a founding member of the firm’s Mission-Related Investing Group, where she helps clients manage the risks and opportunities of climate change. She is also an Investment Committee member of the firm’s Real Assets ratings group.
Prior to joining Cambridge Associates, Alex evaluated stocks for a BSAM U.S. equity mutual fund and worked in equity research at Thomas Weisel Partners in New York, where she covered healthcare information technology and services companies.
Alex received her MBA from Harvard Business School and BA from University of California at Berkeley (Phi Beta Kappa honor society).