Andrew is Founding Partner of GrowthX. Founded in 2014, GrowthX operates GrowthX Capital (a Silicon Valley-based seed-stage venture capital fund), a Market Acceleration Program (helping select portfolio companies find product-market fit), GrowthX Academy (helping people transition into tech without learning to code), and GrowthX Corporate (a boutique corporate advisory helping public companies foster and accelerate innovation). GrowthX’s mission is to spread hope and prosperity through entrepreneurism, innovation and education.
Andrew has been working in the technology sector for nearly 20 years. He started his career as a lawyer for early Internet pioneers such as Alta Vista, Yahoo, and Salesforce while practicing law at Skadden Arps. He left private practice to join DoubleClick prior to the acquisition by Google. Andrew then joined Thomson Financial where he co-founded their financial news business leading to the acquisition of Reuters. At Thomson Reuters, Andrew served as Publisher of Reuters News and then Co-Founder and Managing Director of their legal media business in Asia Pacific and the Middle East. After nearly 6 years in Hong Kong and Singapore, Andrew returned to the U.S. and to helping early-stage companies. Andrew is a Kauffman Fellow and Board Member of Venture for America.