Alex Nwaka

San Francisco, CA

Alex Nwaka joined Touchdown Ventures as the first full-time hire in April 2015. At Touchdown, Alex focuses on early- through growth-stage B2B software investing.

Prior to joining Touchdown, Alex held variety of investing and strategy roles at companies including The Virgin Group and Estee Lauder Companies. Alex began his career in investment banking at Morgan Stanley and UBS.

Alex holds a BS in Economics from the Wharton School at UPenn, where he played Division I Baseball, and an MBA from Columbia Business School.

Outside of work, Alex is an avid traveler (30+ countries and counting) and spends an inordinate amount of time improving his golf game.

Favorite Country

South Africa

Favorite City


Favorite Travel moment

Witnessing the great migration in Serengeti National Park (Tanzania)