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Alex Schwarzkopf

Pillar Technologies
New York City
Alex Schwarzkopf is the co-founder and CEO of Pillar Technologies. Before co-founding Pillar, Alex spent time working on a startup designing scalable wireless technologies for sub-Saharan Africa. Prior to his work in startups, Alex spent time working for Tesla Motors in Silicon Valley and iRobot in Massachusetts. He and the team worked part time on Pillar after graduating college and after a series of proof of concepts, raised their first capital. He presented Pillar Technologies at and won the Forbes Under 30 Change the World Competition. At Pillar he is responsible for fundraising, customer development and partnerships. Alex holds a degree in Electromechanical Engineering from Wentworth Institute of Technology. He enjoys riding and working on his 1980 Yamaha motorcycle during the summer.