Alessandra Daigneault is the Chief Operations Officer and Co-Founder of Quantum Governance, L3C. She also serves as a Senior Consultant for the firm, supporting Quantum Governance clients with her more than 25 years of experience in the business and legal sectors.
She is a 1985 graduate of Georgetown University and a 1988 graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center. She began her legal career in contacts negotiation and mergers and acquisitions at the Washington, DC office of one of Wall Street's pre-eminent law firms, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy. Alessandra became a partner at Tucker, Flyer & Lewis (now Venable LLP) in 1996, where she represented various clients in connection with corporate and commercial matters, including mergers and acquisitions, commercial transactions and general corporate issues.
In 1998, Alessandra became Associate General Counsel at Teligent, Inc., a publicly-traded telecommunications company, and, in 2000, she became Teligent's Chief Legal Counsel and a member of its senior management team. Her later tenures included Vice President and Chief Legal Counsel at First Avenue Networks and FiberTower Corporation, both successor companies to Teligent and both publicly-traded telecommunication companies. In these capacities, Alessandra was responsible for negotiation of contracts and agreements, employment contracts, corporate compliance and filings, insurance, assistance in the development and implementation of company policies, and managing of internal and external legal counsel.
Since 2008, Alessandra has been active with D4 Consulting & Training – the predecessor to Quantum Governance, L3C - and most recently was Manager of Network Operations for LightSquared, LP, a wireless broadband 4G LTE internet provider based in Reston, Virginia.