Alexander Silver is a Co-founder of Replay’s product company utilizing HSV’s ability to deliver big DNA in the skin. He is a founder of EB Research Partnership, the largest foundation dedicated to supporting medical research to heal and cure Epidermolysis Bullosa. Alex is also a founder and Chairman of Phoenicis Therapeutics, a company focused on developing rare dermatological therapies. Alex is a founding partner at P2 Capital Partners, a private investment firm based in New York City. Prior to starting P2 Capital, Alex held positions at Soros Fund Management, Karsch Capital Management and Lazard Freres.
Alex currently serves on the Children’s Board at Columbia University Medical Center and as a Director at Blackhawk Network, Inc. and Achievers, Inc. Alex previously served on the NAIMS Advisory Council of the National Institutes of Health. Alex has a 14-year-old son, Jackson, with RDEB.
He received a Master’s in Business Administration from Harvard University where he was a Little Family Fellow and a Bachelor’s of Arts in Political Science from Brown University where he graduated magna cum laude, and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.