Alex Soffe

As CFO of Kickstart Seed Fund, Alex is primarily responsible for running Kickstart's backoffice.  He is also actively involved in Kicktstart's investment process. Prior to Kickstart, Alex worked as Director of Finance to vSpring/Signal Peak Ventures, Alta Ventures and Alta Growth where he helped manage the financial reporting, tax compliance, portfolio company valuations, and general backoffice processes for those funds  Alex also worked at Ernst & Young in the Assurance and Advisory Business Services group for five years. During his tenure there, Mr. Soffe worked with a variety of public companies, start-up companies, venture capital funds, and private equity funds. He helped to advise clients on financial statement reporting and internal control related issues, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, SEC reporting, and various accounting and auditing related matters. Mr. Soffe is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the state of Utah. He received a Masters of Professional Accountancy and a B.S. in Accounting, with honors, from the University of Utah