Andy is a Managing Director and joined Vector in 2008. Andy currently serves on the Board of Directors of Alvaria (fka Aspect Software), Vispero, and Riverbed. Andy was previously a Director of MarkLogic (acquired by Progress Software), Saba Software (acquired by Cornerstone OnDemand), Allegro Development (acquired by Ion Group), RAE Systems (acquired by Honeywell), Teletrac (acquired by Danaher), and Aladdin Knowledge Systems (merged with SafeNet and acquired by Gemalto).
Andy came to Vector with significant technology investing and technology operational experience. Andy worked at Silver Lake Partners where he focused on large-scale technology buyouts in both North America and Europe. Previously, he worked in investment banking at Goldman, Sachs & Co. where he focused on mergers and financings in the technology and telecommunications industries.
On the operational side, Andy worked at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Artificial Intelligence Lab, and at Sun Microsystems as a software engineer. He also worked at Vlingo, a mobile start-up based in Boston, as head of Business Development.
Andy received his MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar. He holds a B.A. in computer science from Dartmouth College where he graduated magna cum laude.