Alex Murray has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, spanning consultancy, investment banking, private equity fund selection and private equity fundraising.
He has spent the last 13 years raising capital for climate transition private equity and infrastructure funds from both public and private sector investors. For the last five years Alex has been managing Conviction Capital, a boutique placement agent he established, advising climate transition fund managers worldwide.
Alex spent five years working with the European Investment Bank’s Climate & Environment team, including leading the global fundraising for GEEREF, the €240 million emerging markets clean energy infrastructure fund-of-funds.
Prior to this, Alex was a Vice President in the fund-of-funds team at Bregal Investments, the €15 billion AUM global private equity platform of the Brenninkmeijer family. He began his career in strategic consultancy and then spent five years in the sponsor coverage team at Hawkpoint, advising mid-market European private equity firms on buyside and sell-side transactions.
Alex graduated from Oxford University with an MA in Classics in 1998 and gained an MBA from INSEAD in 2007.