Alex Smith is a Managing Director and co-founder of 20 Gates Management LLC with over 14 years of experience. He is the Portfolio / Funding Manager for the firm’s administered money market vehicles and is responsible for the liability management and reporting for those vehicles. Prior to 20 Gates, Alex worked at Credit Suisse for nine years as a Director in the Conduit and Credit Products Group. In this role, Alex was responsible for the management of the bank’s conduits and various on balance sheet entities. Alex graduated from Vanderbilt University in May 1998 with a BA in economics.