Alex SlackChief Investment Officer at Lauxera Capital Partners
Alex Slack is Founding Partner and CIO of Lauxera Capital Partners, a healthcare asset management firm based in Paris. Alex sits on the investment committee for Lauxera’s debut growth and growth buyout fund focused on commercial-stage EU HealthTech companies, launched in early 2021. He also leads Lauxera’s efforts to integrate ESG principles into the investment process and throughout the firm’s engagement with its portfolio companies.
Before co-founding Lauxera, Alex was one of eleven investors at Jackson Square Partners (JSP), a concentrated equity manager based in San Francisco, where he also co-led the ESG effort. Prior to that, Alex was a Managing Director on the healthcare team at Maverick Capital, a long/short public equity and growth/venture fund based in New York and San Francisco.
Alex is based in the San Francisco Bay Area, underlining Lauxera’s commitment to serve as a bridge between technology born in the EU with customers and capital in the US. He holds an A.B. in History, magna cum laude, from Harvard College.