Aleksandr is a managing partner in Novus Capital. The company has a wide network in Russia and the CIS countries in the pharmaceutical sector with direct access to owners and top management of domestic and international pharmaceutical companies. The team of the company has successfully advised transactions with a total value of more than USD 2bn, including 620 m in the pharmaceutical industry. Before establishing Novus Capital, Aleksandr worked at BIC Securities as a Managing Director and Head of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare practice for more than 5 years. Before BIC Securities, in 2004-2009 Aleksandr was working at Partner position in Prudentia, one of the leading Baltic investment banking firms. During his work in Prudentia Aleksandr specialized in origination and execution of numerous corporate finance advisory engagements and M&A projects. Prior to Prudentia Aleksandr worked in the Corporate Advisory Services Department in Ernst & Young Baltic, as an Economist in the Analytical Department of the Central Bank of Latvia, and also as an Analyst at the Riga Stock Exchange.
Aleksandr holds a B.Sc. degree in Economics from the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga. He has also taken courses in Economics and Business from the Harvard Business School and completed the first level of CFA examination.