Alexander is a Strategy & Operations expert who focuses mostly on startups, innovations and new business acquisitions. He is also an entrepreneur, financial adviser, loves advanced Excel modelling, and is particularly good at early stage business development. His passion is a design thinking and go-to-market strategies for disruptive innovations. Alexander is an innovator, creator, business developer, banker, but before that he is a proud husband and father. 


Alexander is an EU citizen with Russian roots. He has spent a good deal of time embracing the world of globalisation. Starting as an in-house consultant, Alexander went all the way from engineering to performance management, corporate strategy, operations, investments and innovations. His work experience includes not only the multiple industries but also different countries such as Australia, Austria, Madagascar, New Zealand, Russia, Spain and Turkey. After many years of international training and business development, Alexander has found his true calling in strategy, innovations and business development.

GettaboxFounder2016 - Current
Gettabox is an online relocation, storage and delivery service. We seek to disrupt the way people treat their physical space and to augment the perception of personal freedom. Our transparent pricing policy, innovative algorithms, second to none logistics and the mesh network of warehouses make a compelling value proposition to move your stuff in the "cloud storage". Are you moving in/out? Commuting long hours? Pursuing your MBA overseas? Living in a hostel or leaving for vacation? Desperate for bohemian lifestyle? With Gettabox you no longer have to worry about the language, time, space, lockers, bills etc. Starting Gettabox on your mobile phone is, perhaps, the biggest inconvenience you might have. Storage and Relocation | You Do Not Lift A Finger For investors: alexander.afanasyev(at)gettabox.com