Alex Killian currently serves as a Corporate Development Associate for Founders Holding Co. where he manages deal flow and investments into niche software companies and hard asset operating businesses in the transportation and logistics space.
Previously, Alex was an Investment Associate for Launch NY and the Launch NY Seed Funds. At Launch NY, he worked directly under the Fund Manager, Lindsay Karas Stencel, supporting due diligence, investments, and portfolio management. While working at Launch NY, Alex helped the Launch NY Seed Fund become the most active seed fund in NYS and one of the most active funds in the country. Alex was also instrumental in the fundraising efforts for Launch NY’s first for-profit seed fund as well as the Launch NY Investor Network and Opportunity Zone investment strategy.
Prior to Launch NY, Alex spent time working in Toronto. First for Fengate Asset Management, an alternative investment fund, focused on real estate. Then for a family office supporting investment across real estate, small & medium operating companies, and venture businesses.
Alex earned his Bachelor’s and MBA from the University at Buffalo.
Episode 37: Tiny Gang