In March of 2006, Alec co-founded OLX.com, Inc. with business partner Fabrice Grinda, in the hopes of building the largest free local classifieds site in the world. As CEO, Alec leads the company from its Buenos Aires office. OLX’s is the #1 online classifieds player in Brazil, India, South Africa and several other markets. OLX has 300+ employees based in Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo, Delhi, Cape Town and NY.
Prior to OLX, in 1999, Alec co-founded DeRemate.com. In his role as CEO, Alec built DeRemate into one of the two largest online trading platforms in Latin America. DeRemate was sold to an eBay affiliate in 2005. In 2003 Alec also co-founded DineroMail.com.
Before becoming an entrepreneur, Alec worked as a business consultant for The Boston Consulting Group in Europe and Latin America.
Alec is a member of the Board of ArteBA and was elected Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. Alec graduated as MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School (97).