Alexandre Lazarow Keynote Speaker

  • Venture capitalist, Cathay Innovation
  • Columnist, Forbes
  • Adjunct professor specializing in impact investment and entrepreneurship, The Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Alexandre Lazarow's Biography

Alexandre Lazarow Speaker Profile: 

Alexandre (Alex) Lazarow has spent his career working at the intersection of investing, innovation, and economic development in the private, public, and social sectors. He is a venture capitalist with Cathay Innovation, a global firm that invests across Africa, Asia, Europe, and North America. Previously, Alex worked with Omidyar Network, a philanthropic investment firm that has invested over a billion dollars in hundreds of startups around the world. He has served as a strategy consultant with McKinsey & Company, a financial regulator with the Bank of Canada, and an M&A investment banker with the Royal Bank of Canada.

Alex is an adjunct professor specializing in impact investment and entrepreneurship at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. He is a Kauffman Fellow, CFA Charterholder, and a Stephen M. Kellen Term Member at the Council on Foreign Relations. He earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and a B.Comm from the University of Manitoba.

Alex is a regular columnist with Forbes, and his writing has been featured in the Financial Times, Harvard Business Review, McKinsey Quarterly, TechCrunch, VentureBeat, Business Insider, and Insurance CIO Outlook magazine, among others. He speaks regularly on global innovation trends and has presented at Collision, Endeavor, InsureTech Connect, Harvard Business School, the Social Innovation Summit, SOCAP, and the Corporate Venture Capital Summit.

For availability and speaker fees, please contact Alexandre Lazarow’s speaking agent at Chartwell here, or call +1 972 385 1021 for U.S. inquiries or +44 207 293 0864 for international inquiries.

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Videos of Alexandre Lazarow

FinTech Silicon Valley
FinTech Silicon Valley
Know Thy (Irrational) Customer: Alex Lazarow
Know Thy (Irrational) Customer: Alex Lazarow
FinTech Silicon Valley: Challenger Banks panel
FinTech Silicon Valley: Challenger Banks panel
Alex Lazarow on How Global Entrepreneurs Are Rewriting the Rules of Silicon Valley
Alex Lazarow on How Global Entrepreneurs Are Rewriting the Rules of Silicon Valley

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