Young Alumnus of the Year

Awarded to a graduate under age 40 who has achieved distinction through exceptional contributions to our international, national, state or community welfare

Alex Le Roux

BS '15

Young Alumna of the Year

Alex Le Roux (BS '15) is the co-founder and CTO of ICON, the company leading the way into the future of human shelter and homebuilding using 3D printing, robotics, software and advanced materials.

Prior to co-founding ICON, Le Roux began his career by co-founding Vesta Printers, whose mission was building large-scale, affordable 3D printers that bring automation and customization to the construction industry.

Le Roux oversees ICON’s technological vision and strategy for its paradigm-shifting innovations, which have garnered such accolades as TIME’s Best Inventions, Popular Science 100 Greatest Innovations and Fast Company’s World-Changing Ideas, and landed him on entrepreneurial lists such as Forbes 30 Under 30 and MIT’s Under 35.


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