KENNETH T. TYRA
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, ALEXIUS
Ken brings to Alexius and its clients over 30 years of experience in a wide range of start-ups and established businesses, including software, real estate, legal, toy, entertainment, and medical device companies. Notably, Ken was CEO of a private Raleigh, North Carolina-based wireless data software company that grew to over 150 employees and raised over $35 Million in equity, including $25 Million from New York City-based Warburg Pincus Funds, and was later sold to a public company. He has a lengthy legal bio as well, including roles as a Partner at Dorsey & Whitney LLP in its Minneapolis and Denver offices (where he was a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions and Real Estate groups) and as Associate General Counsel at the University of Minnesota. Ken received both his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Michigan. He has been a frequent speaker and has served on many nonprofit and for-profit boards of directors.