Alex Barker joined HarbourVest in 2010 and focuses on European buyout partnership investments.
He joined the team from Hermes GPE where he was responsible for evaluating European primary and co-investments. Prior to that, Alex spent six years at Gartmore Private Equity working on European primary and co-investments. Before joining Gartmore, Alex had previously worked in equity research at DLJ and Credit Suisse focusing on the banking sector.
He received a BA (with honors) from Oxford University in 2000.