Alexander is an M&A investment banking analyst at Torreya Partners in NYC. Alex joined Torreya in 2018 after earning a B.S. degree from Penn State in 2018 from the Smeal College of Business with a concentration in Corporate Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Finance. While there, he was the co-founder and former president of Smeal Venture Partners. Additionally, Alex was a Fund Manager in the Nittany Lion Fund, Penn State's $9M student-run hedge fund. Before joining Torreya, Alex was a Sales & Trading summer analyst at Citigroup Global Markets.
Engineering & Technology
Nikhil is an Energy Engineer & Transportation Innovation Leader in Schneider Electric’s Costa Mesa office. Nikhil is also the founder of EVE Energy Ventures, a California based startup offering an automated way of charging your electric vehicle at your workplace, apartment, hotel, or even fleet. He graduated from Penn State in 2018 with a degree in Energy Engineering. While there, he founded electric bike conversion and consulting social enterprise Project BYOB (Bring Your Own Bike). He also served on Smeal Venture Partner’s Investment Committee as the Director of Engineering. With the stated mission of solving climate change without bothering people, Nikhil is organizing capital and people around innovative solutions in this space.