After 15 years in Capital Markets (Paris & NYC) , Alex developed strong interest in impact investing and discovered crowdfunding via Kiva in 2007. He worked for 3 years (2009-2012) as the Financial Director of a French RES promoter before he founded the crowdfunding website Lumo of which he is President. He manages the partnerships between Lumo and RES promoters and takes part in lobbying groups to foster local investment in renewable projects. Lumo is founding member of the French and European crowdfunding associations. Alex is a member of the non-Executive Board of Directors at the European Crowdfunding Network working on Renewable Energy & Efficiency. Prior to this Alex was Treasurer of the ECN Board from 2013-2015 and Chair from 2015-2017.