Alex Pandian belongs to Athur, a town in Salem, Tamil Nadu, India. He lives with his mother, elder and younger brother. He lost his dad when he was in 6th grade. His mother works as a cook in the midday meal scheme in a government school. His elder brother discontinued his education to support the family. The younger brother is a junior in Arts College.
Due to his excellent score in 10th grade, he was offered scholarship towards his higher secondary education in Matriculation school. He scored a cut off of 92.75% and secured his medical seat in government college. He stays in a hostel in Thiruvannamalai to go to college.
His career goal is to become a Dermatologist.
Alex was a hockey player at school, he is football and carrom board champion in his college.