Alex is the author of four books, an honors graduate of Northwestern University, and was also a visiting scholar at Oxford University. He has acted as principal in over $50 million of real estate transactions, from homes to office buildings and hundreds of acres of land. He currently represents clients on large residential and commercial transactions. Food and wine are his life-long passions, he has served on the boards of the International Wine & Food Society and La Confrérie des Chevaliers du Tastevin. Alex resides in Scottsdale, Arizona with his fiance Tess and their dog Cohiba.