Currently the VP of Innovation for RBC, Alexander is responsible for working with Canadian businesses, partners and start-ups to enable compelling mobile and banking experiences.  He was formerly Head of Market Development & Mobile for PayPal Canada,

Alexander sits on the MaRSDD Consumer + Commerce Portfolio Advisory Board and is the Founding Advisor to the BCTIA FinTech Cluster. Before PayPal, he was a senior strategy consultant based in London, U.K. where he advised brands like Domino’s, Audi, Microsoft and Vodafone Group on mobile and emerging technologies.

A passionate technology focused FinTech leader with international experience in the Payments, Digital Commerce, Software Development and Media industries. Global exposure working with Financial Institutions, retailers/brands, technology organizations & startups, resulting in a vast personal & professional network of relationships across a diverse range of sectors & regions.