Since 2005

Dr. Alex Fridlyand

Partner, Chief Development Officer

Alex has been with Newlight Partners and its predecessor, the Strategic Investments Group of Soros Fund Management, since 2005. He has over 20 years of experience in private equity and corporate development roles.

Alex, his wife and two teenagers split time between New York City and their cattle farm in upstate New York.

Former Experience
Soros Fund Management – Managing Director
Cable & Wireless plc – Corporate Development and M&A, Director
Digital Island – Corporate Development and M&A, Vice President
SoftAware Networks – Executive Vice President

Education
Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Aerospace Engineering – PhD, Aerospace Engineering
Moscow Forest Tech University (now part of Bauman Moscow University), School of Computer Science & Applied Mathematics – M.Sc. Mathematics, summa cum laude