Bogdan Alexandrescu

Bogdan recently completed a Master Degree in Computer Science from University of California, Davis and is a full-time Software Engineer at Twitter Inc. Born and raised at the dawn of the Internet, Bogdan is a proud representative of the new wave of technology entrepreneurs in their 20s. The emphasis became clearer when he went to the Academy of Economic Studies, in Bucharest, where he received his Bachelor's Degree in Cybernetics, Statistics and Computer Science (2008).During his years in college, Bogdan also discovered his passion for business and volunteering, so he became one of the leaders of two notable student organizations and was involved in organizing several national and transnational projects.After college, having accumulated both project management and work experience, Bogdan founded and developed two businesses, a web development company and a franchise consultancy company, at only 24 years of age. He also acquired a lot of professional knowledge about European funded projects while working on writing grant applications for over 100 of them. His affiliations include Rotaract (www.rotary.org), part of Rotary International, VIRTIS, American Mensa (www.us.mensa.org), UC Davis and Twitter. He is fluent in English, Italian and Romanian and also intermediate in Spanish and French.