Alex Bezdek joined SMS Assist in 2014 and currently serves as vice president of strategy, pricing and analytics and chief of staff to the CEO, responsible for leading internal and client-facing initiatives, growth opportunities and operational improvements across the organization. Alex also spearheads the company’s strategic partnerships.
Prior to SMS Assist, Alex spent four years with Investor Group Services, a private equity consulting firm, where he led more than 50 market diligence, portfolio strategy, and investment screening projects that analyzed opportunities across diverse industries, including financial services, manufacturing and building services. Alex also spent six months as a volunteer consultant in Southern Africa for TechnoServe, an international nonprofit providing business solutions to poverty alleviation.
Alex holds a bachelor’s degree from Tufts University and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he earned the Leadership Award of Distinction.