Alexander Lakhanpal was born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden. Growing up, he ran track in school, ultimately becoming a youth champion in the sport and earning himself a full scholarship to college. He moved to the United States to attend college, landing at Tulane University in Louisiana.
In college, Lakhanpal balanced varsity athletics, a double-major in finance and accounting, and an internship at Merrill Lynch. By the time he reached his Senior year, he already had a job offer, with Deloitte. Accepting the offer, Lakhanpal worked in the New Orleans office for a year and a half before transferring to the New York offices.
Today, he is a Senior Manager a the firm, specializing in the audit of brokers and dealers.
Outside of his career, Alexander Lakhanpal is a big hockey fan, following the Swedish National Team and the New York Rangers. He is interested in space and the cosmos, a topic which has fascinated him since childhood and he continues to read up on as an adult.