Alex Shtarkman

Vice President, Revolution Ventures


Alex Shtarkman is a Vice President at Revolution Ventures. He joined full-time as a member of the investment team in 2018 and is based in the Washington DC office.

Alex focuses on identifying, investing in and helping to build innovative and impactful early-stage companies. He is currently a board observer at Casted, Mint House, MemberSuite, and Resolute AI and formerly at Homesnap (acquired by CoStar) and eSUB. Alex sits on the Innovation and Technology Council of the Urban Land Institute, focused on exploring technology-driven solutions within real estate, and is also an active supporter and mentor for the Endeavor and Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures FastForward startup and company incubation programs.

Prior to joining Revolution Ventures, Alex was an Associate in the Consumer Investment Banking Group at Raymond James & Associates. While at Raymond James, Alex advised numerous industry-leading consumer product, retail, e-commerce and restaurant companies in mergers and acquisitions and capital markets transactions.

Alex received his B.A. in International Studies with a minor in Economics and Entrepreneurship and Management from the Johns Hopkins University with Phi Beta Kappa honors as well as a M.A. in International Finance and International Law from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS).

Since childhood, I have been passionate about helping entrepreneurs bring their ideas to life. I love digging in, putting my operator hat on, and working side by side with founders and management teams alike to scale a business.