An Columbia Business School MBA graduate with honors, Aleksey conducted informational interviews with international applicants as president of the CBS Central and Eastern European Club. He also worked with successful MBA applicants to Columbia, Cornell and Booth full-time programs. His professional background in investment banking and family office investing spans life sciences, consumer products, financial services/fintech, energy, and transportation. Aleksey’s experience includes CFO roles with cross-border life sciences companies including one public, investment analyst roles with two New York-based family offices and an international merchant bank. He started his career as an investment banker at Société Générale where he participated in 46 offerings raising $1.3 billion. He has also worked in Russia and Mongolia, and travelled extensively in Europe, Asia and Latin America. A CFA Charterholder, Aleksey earned his bachelor’s degree summa cum laude from Babson College. He is fluent in Russian.