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Alex Kimani

Alex Kimani

Writer, Divergente Research LLC

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2018

Biography

Alex Kimani is a veteran finance writer, investor, engineer and researcher for Divergente Research LLC and Safehaven.com. 

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