Alex Puregger (Fon)

Alex PureggerAlex is COO and Director at Fon. He manages the day to day, oversees operations and leads business development. He works very closely with Martin Varsavsky, the founder and CEO of Fon.

Alex was born in Austria and lives in Madrid, Spain. He studied International Business Administration and graduated with honors from University of Vienna. He also studied in Paris (ISP Paris) and Washington DC (Georgetown).

Prior to Fon, Alex worked for more than eight years as a Strategy Consultant in the area of telecommunications and media for Booz & Company. He was the second Booz employee of the Vienna office and helped to grow the team to bit over 30 people within 6 years. Then, Alex moved to Madrid to lead Booz’s Telecommunications & Media team for Iberia for two years, before he started with Fon. Alex has worked in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and is fluent in four languages.