Alexander Tamas joined DST as a Partner in 2008 and established a presence for DST in London and Dubai from where he is spearheading DST’s international efforts, including DST’s recent investments in companies such as Facebook, Zynga and Groupon. Alexander also serves on the Board of Mail.ru which is one of the largest Internet firms addressing the Russian speaking market.
Prior to DST, Alexander worked in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs in London where he was responsible for numerous technology and Internet IPOs in Europe and Russia, mergers and acquisitions in the Internet and software sectors and fundraisings for high-growth companies across Europe.
Before Goldman Sachs, Alexander co-founded Arma Partners and helped to build it to one of Europe’s leading independent technology m&a advisory firms with a presence in London and Palo Alto.
Alexander holds a BA form the Catholic University of Eichstaett and a MA in Business, Finance and Accounting from the Goethe University, Frankfurt.