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Alexander De Carvalho
Co-Founder & CIO – PUBLIC.IO
Alexander is the Chief Investment Officer and co-founder at PUBLIC, a venture firm set up to help technology startups transform public services. PUBLIC is one of the biggest investors in GovTech startups in Europe across important sectors including Health, Social Care, Security, Policing and Welfare. Alexander is also the Vice Chairman and Co-Founder of The GovTech Summit.
Prior to founding PUBLIC, Alexander worked for almost 10 years in private equity before spending a considerable amount of time building and supporting a number startups as an angel investor-in-residence, helping the founders avoid some of the early issues around scaling, hiring and product / market fit. Alexander has been a non-executive member of the board of Heineken Holding NV since 2013.