About the Speaker:
Alexander Fries has been active in Silicon Valley for over 20 years, first as founder of startups (SVOX and PlaySpan – both sold), then as a venture capital investor. Currently, he is General Partner of Ecosystem Ventures (former investor at Facebook, current investor at SpaceX) and a new fund called Digital Twins Capital. Alex Fries founded Ecosystem Ventures in January of 2006 to address the pending need for investment and support in European technologies and pre-seed-stage companies.
Mr. Fries began his career as a telecommunications analyst for Credit Suisse, and went on to build and prepare MCI WorldCom in Switzerland for the European telecommunications liberalization.