Alex is a 22-year-old visionary leader with a background in Astrophysics and Computer Science. He Graduated with a BSc. Computer Science with Honours from University of Birmingham UK, developing a Mission Planning Software for Asteroid Research & Exploration as his final year project. He then worked for a number of space startups as a Software Developer Contractor, specializing in Enterprise Resource Planning, Mission Management and Simulation Software.
Passionate about Astronomy and Space Exploration since high school, he obtained the Silver Medal at the National Olympiad of Astronomy & Astrophysics and engaged in Near Earth Asteroids Research. At the same time, he founded an EdTech startup and a not-for-profit organization in his home country, with the ultimate goal of revolutionizing the high school educational system in Romania.