About Us


Alex Sorokin – Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Sorokin is a Co-Founder and General Partner of Persephone Capital Partners. Mr. Sorokin began his career in marketing strategy and strategic planning and went on to be a consultant and CEO helping companies with business and financial restructurings across a wide range of industries for the past 30 years. He has been CEO of nine different companies, including most recently Ener1, a “green energy” lithium-ion battery manufacturer, Medical Staffing Network, which provides health care services, Vertis Communications and IWP International, while based in London.

In addition to his CEO experience, Mr. Sorokin has advised over 40 companies requiring business improvement, including many with field operations that are service based and benefit from the advantages of technology and work flow automation. Among the industries served are insurance, transportation, staffing, construction, and distribution. He has been a board member of six different companies.

Mr. Sorokin received a B.A. from The Johns Hopkins University.