CEO & Principal
Alex is an expert in advanced lithium extraction flowsheets and technoeconomic modeling. He is a co-founder and former VP Technology of Lilac Solutions, a Silicon Valley lithium extraction technology company. At Lilac he invented core aspects of the company’s IP portfolio, supported fundraising, and built sophisticated cost structure models for lithium project developers that have unlocked significant capital for those partners, allowing them to proceed with building new lithium projects around the world. Alex has a B.Eng. from McGill University in Chemical Engineering & Philosophy, and an M.S. from Northwestern University in Chemical Engineering.