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Alex Western

ESW Capital
Managing Director
Alex Western is a Managing Director with ESW Capital, a leading tech-focused private equity firm.  At ESW, Alex founded and has built the proprietary deal team focused on company-direct, carve-out, divestiture, and special-situation transactions. Previously, Alex was a Vice President with GMT Capital, a $5B AUM, value-oriented hedge fund sponsor.  He began his career as a private equity associate with Audax Group and as a strategy consultant with McKinsey & Company.  He received an A.B. with honors from Harvard College and an MBA with honors from Harvard Business School.  He lives in Atlanta with his wife and two daughters.