Alexis Petrakis is a writer and strategic communications professional specializing in financial content and investment communications. He has two decades of experience delivering marketing collateral and thought leadership capital for a variety of audiences, ranging from savvy institutional investors to less sophisticated retail audiences. Alexis has expertise in translating complex and often dry technical financial content into more approachable prose appropriate for the specific audience. He has collaborated with organizations ranging from entrepreneurial start-ups to Fortune 1000 companies, including BlackRock, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan Chase, PwC and the Chicago Board Options Exchange. When he’s not writing, you can probably find him outdoors with his dog or golfing, the ultimate Sisyphean task.

Alexis holds a BA in Economics from Northwestern University.