Alex Maleki

 

brings experience in sales, marketing, and law into his role as Managing Director for Idealab where he helps lead efforts on fundraising and recruiting, provides strategic guidance to entrepreneurs, and tests new ideas that can be turned into successful companies. Prior to joining in 2008, Alex held senior roles for two venture-backed startups focused on enterprise software and services (Net Effect, Mobile Automation), both of which were successfully acquired. He holds a BA from UCSB, a JD from Southwestern University, and currently serves on the boards of Xosphere, Oewaves, PowerUser.ai, Innovate Pasadena and STEAM:CODERS.