Andrew manages several critical functions of the firm, including legal, finance, investor relations and reporting, human resources and facilities. Working closely with the firm’s senior investment partners, Andrew develops and executes firm strategy, and plays a leading role in the firm’s limited partner initiatives, including messaging, fundraising and beyond.
Andrew works closely with the firm’s investment professionals on all investment activities of the firm across all geographies, including deal term negotiation, deal execution, exit management, and managing outside legal and tax advisors, and serves as a valuable resource to entrepreneurs and the firm’s portfolio companies. He has considerable experience in the practice of investing internationally, including executing and managing investments and advisory offices in China, Israel, Korea and the UK.
In managing the finance team across geographies, Andrew oversees financial preparation, investor reporting, audit and tax work, investment forecasts, firm budgets and the like.
Andrew joined BlueRun Ventures in 2007 from Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP, a leading Silicon Valley law firm focused on the representation of technology companies, where he represented start-up, emerging growth and public companies, venture capital funds and venture and institutional investors, and specialized in corporate and securities law, public and private financings, mergers and acquisitions and venture capital fund formation.
He holds a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law and a B.A. in Economics from Claremont McKenna College.