Alex is a Chartered Accountant (CA) with a strong background in private debt and lending to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Prior to joining Longreach Credit Investors, Alex spent six years at Norgine Ventures, a venture debt fund based in London. This experience provided Alex with an extensive knowledge of debt and equity instruments, and was primarily focused on investments into innovative, early and growth stage companies. During his time with Norgine Ventures, Alex was involved in sourcing, analysing, structuring and managing investments. Whilst in London, Alex also held prior roles in the investment management industry with Blackrock and Allianz Global Investors.
Alex commenced his career with Deloitte Private in Australia, where he spent over three years advising businesses. Alex holds degrees in Commerce and Banking & International Finance from Flinders University. He has also undertaken the Private Equity and Venture Capital course at Harvard Business School, Boston, USA.