Alexandra Johnson


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Founder and managing director of Global Technology Capital, and president of the Global Technology Symposium, a premier investor conference on global emerging markets held annually in Silicon Valley since 2003.
Alexandra is a board member of several tech companies, including Grid Dynamics, VisionLabs, and Rolith.
She was previously managing director of DFJ VTB Capital Aurora, a venture group specializing in investments in the developing world. Alexandra invests in a broad range of companies targeting enterprise, material science, alternative energy, and industry innovation, and has grown a variety of product and services start-ups and emerging technology companies in the U.S, Russia and the CIS.
She was a private sector co-chair of the U.S.-Russia Innovation Working Group, and has spent her career connecting Bay Area investors with companies in emerging markets, supporting international cooperation and global talent.
Alexandra was previously a founder and managing director of Landbridge Capital LLC, an investment firm targeting U.S.-based companies commercializing Russian technology. Alexandra was named among the top 20 most influential men and women in Bay Area finance in 2015 by Worth.

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