Alex Feldman

Kings County, New York, US

Looking to start or join a FinTech company
Alex's Skills
MBA
Mathematics Education
DevOps
Developer
Product Management
Technical
Management
Finance
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 1 startup

Age Group

25-35

About Alex

Looking to join a fintech startup as CTO/Developer/Product Manager.

- I have Strong technical knowledge of over 13 years in product development encompassing everything from a web development in a startup to enterprise system that manages billions of dollars.

- Broad range of finance knowledge acquired from working in investment banking for 11 years, completing an MBA degree, and building a fintech startup.

Work Experience

Project Manager and DevOps Engineer

Barclays Capital

August 2014 - Today

Led a cross-functional team of two UX designers and three engineers including myself with collaboration from the business users to deliver a modern and interactive user experience that replaced 15-year-old equity swap application

Founder and CEO

CrowdsUnite

June 2012 - Today

CrowdsUnite is a resource for the crowdfunding industry. Provides educational material, platform rankings and connections to industry experts to help businesses successfully raise money online. • Designed and built the MVP website using WordPress which was featured in January 2014 issue of Entrepreneur Magazine • Led a cross-functional international team of 2 engineers and 3 salespeople to build largest review site for alternative funding in the world. • Aggregated data on hundreds of crowdfunding websites and provided tools like filter, sort, and compare to help businesses find the best site for them. • Worked with local design firm and offshore developer to build prefunding platform that increased chance of campaign success after talking to hundreds of campaign owners and figuring out where the main difficulties occur. • Operated marketing, PR, social media and SEO of site reaching 12,000 visitors per month. • Created the largest NYC crowdfunding meetup group of over 2000 members. Organized educational and networking events. • Spoke about crowdfunding at conferences, taught workshops for government agencies, and wrote original content on the company blog.

Education

New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business

MBA

2009 - 2012

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Mathematics

2000 - 2004