Alexandros (Alex) Matthiessen, is the co-founder of EY Finance Navigator, a manager at EY’s Financial Accounting Advisory Services in the Netherlands and part of the EYnovation™ initiative focusing on startups and fast-growing companies.
Alex has several years of experience in supporting fast growing companies, accelerators & incubators with financial modelling and management reporting. He leads the EY Finance Navigator project and team and also manages teams across a portfolio of innovation projects in the assurance practice of EY. Furthermore, he is the account manager for fast growing companies of EYnovation in the Netherlands, where he coordinates EY's service delivery and is available for day-to-day questions.
Alex obtained his bachelor’s degree in International and European economics from the Athens University of Economics and Business in Greece, and his master’s degree in economics from the University of Edinburgh, UK. He is also a Certified Management Accountant (CMA®) candidate.
Alex is Greek and Danish from his mother’s and father’s side, respectively. He’s lived in Athens, Copenhagen, Edinburgh, Antwerp, Eindhoven, and Utrecht. He speaks Greek, English, Danish, German and some Dutch.