Alex Gaines

Director of Business Development

Alex’s responsibilities include establishing relationships with potential Tidewater investors, advisors, and other partners. He also assists the team through prospecting for investment opportunities and developing business ideas. 

Prior to working with Tidewater, Alex served as a Supply Corps Officer in the United States Navy and worked with Goldman Sachs inside their 2020 Veterans Integration Program.  He specialized in financial management, contracting, operations analysis, material and operational logistics.

Alex graduated from Naval Academy in 2016 with a degree in International Relations.  He was a 4-year letterman on the tennis team while at Annapolis.  A native of Wilmington, NC, Alex has recently moved back to join the Tidewater team.