Alex Crisses

Managing Director

REGION United States


Alex Crisses is a Managing Director at General Atlantic and focuses on investments in the firm’s Technology sector. Alex leads the firm’s thematic sourcing program and co-heads its Emerging Growth Initiative. Before joining General Atlantic in 2016, Alex was a Managing Director at Insight Venture Partners where he focused on Software and Internet investments globally. Earlier in his career, Alex worked in the Investment Banking division at Credit Suisse where he focused on global energy and power.

Current Board Affiliations

AppsFlyer, Board Member
Benevity, Inc., Board Member
Flipp, Board Member
Gympass, Board Member
JumpCloud, Board Observer
pymetrics, Board Member
Seismic, Board Observer
Sonendo, Board Member
Turbonomic, Board Observer

Historical Board Affiliations

Mi9 Retail, Board Member
Sonendo, Board Observer
Synaptive Medical, Board Observer
Typeform, Board Observer
6 Waves, Board Member
Alteryx, Board Member
Anaqua, Board Member
Cvent, Board Observer
Frontline Education, Board Member
GFI Software, Board Member
Jagex Limited, Board Member
LogicNow, Board Member
Mirantis, Board Member
New Relic, Board Observer
ScriptLogic, Board Observer
Solarwinds, Board Observer
Teamviewer Gmbh, Board Member
Ticket Monster, Board Member
Tintri, Board Observer
Wix, Board Observer
Xamarin, Board Member


The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, B.S., Economics
Harvard Business School, M.B.A.

Community Involvement

Cradles to Crayons, New York Founders Council & Board Member
Harvard University, Capital Campaign Planning Committee Member
Hospital for Special Surgery, Board Member and Pediatric Counsel Member
Hospital for Special Surgery, The Hospital Systems Board, Board of Advisors
Minds Matter, Director of Fundraising 
New York City Police Foundation, Young Leadership Committee Member
New York City Sergeant’s Benevolent Association, Fundraising Committee Member