N. Alexandra Fischer

Alexandra Fischer is the General Counsel of Amherst Pierpont Securities where she manages all of the Firm’s legal matters.

Alex served as the General Counsel to Pierpont Securities and Cortview Capital, predecessor firm of Amherst Pierpont Securities going back to 2011.Prior to serving in those roles, Alex worked in Citigroup’s Prime Brokerage business, in both New York and London, developing its client strategic initiatives with a focus on alternative funding strategies and financing of highly regulated institutions. Alex also served on various panels on European hedge fund regulation and advised European MEPs on securities finance matters, including custody, re-hypothecation and client money. She began her career as a tax attorney at Hunton & Williams and then moved into global structured finance and private equity.

Alex received her BA from the Honor’s College at the University of Michigan and her JD from the University of Minnesota, where she served on the Minnesota Law Review. She is a member of the bar in New York.