Alexander Wong

@ Managing Director & Head of Venture Capital, D. E. Shaw & Co.

Alexander Wong is a managing director of D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P. and head of venture capital at the D. E. Shaw group. Dr. Wong has more than 20 years of operating, technical, private equity, and venture capital experience in the technology industry. His investment interests span a wide range of areas including financial and emerging technologies. Prior to joining the firm in 2005, Dr. Wong was a partner at Apax Partners, a global private equity firm. Before that, he served as a managing director at Intel Capital, the venture capital unit of Intel Corporation. Dr. Wong holds a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.