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Alex Baker

Relay Ventures

Alex is a Partner at Relay Ventures, an early-stage fund focused exclusively on mobile computing. Alex oversees direct investments in a broad range of mobile applications and services companies. He is an active board member and observer in supporting 7Shifts, Nymi, Influitive, ClearFit, TouchBistro, Kira, and teaBOT.

Alex is a frequent speaker and panelist at corporate and venture capital events, including Mobile World Congress, CIX, CTIA Wireless, IDCEE (Ukraine) and Mobile Monday.

Prior to joining the team in 2008, Alex worked as a management consultant with BearingPoint and PwC Consulting. As a senior manager, he lead a wide range of consulting assignments covering business strategy and implementation of retail banking, consumer and commercial credit card and loyalty marketing solutions. Alex has managed large projects for some of the world's most prominent financial institutions, including Visa, American Express, PayPal, Bank of America, BarclayCard and CIBC. Alex began his career at The Loyalty Group where he helped launched the AIR MILES for Business program.

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Alex holds a BBA from the Schulich School of Business, York University.

Alex is a graduate of the Program in Class 13, and served his fellowship under mentor Kevin Talbot at Relay Ventures in Toronto, Canada.