Andrew is a Founding Partner of GrowthX. He has been in the technology sector since 1998, based in New York City, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Palo Alto. Andrew began his career in technology as a lawyer for the early Internet pioneers in Search (Alta Vista and Yahoo), AdTech (DoubleClick), SaaS (Salesforce) and others while practicing law. He left private practice at Skadden Arps to join DoubleClick leading up to the Google acquisition and then co-founded a financial news business at Thomson Financial leading to the Reuters acquisition. He then served as Publisher of Reuters News and then Co-Founder and Managing Director of the company’s legal media business in Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
In Silicon Valley, Andrew was early at Guidespark, an employee communication SaaS startup, and BrightTalk, a content marketing SaaS startup. He then co-founded GoodMoney to democratize high-performance, values-based investing. During that “wonderful learning opportunity,” Andrew met his current partners and co-founded GrowthX.
Andrew is a Kauffman Fellow, Regional Board Member of Venture for America, and a Mentor at Alchemist Accelerator in Palo Alto, Matter in San Francisco, and nationally at Galvanize. Andrew teaches Venture Capital at Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management. Andrew received his undergraduate degree from the University of Cincinnati and his law degree from Georgetown University.
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— Jake Hare (@thejakehare) March 24, 2017
— julian_flores (@julian_flores) April 14, 2016
— FINAIUS (@finaius) July 26, 2017
— Truck Driver Power (@TruckDriverPowr) July 12, 2017
— Eric V. Holtzclaw (@eholtzclaw) July 28, 2017
— Start Co. (@Start_Co) July 11, 2017
— ToddConnor (@ToddConnor) May 24, 2017
— Startup Southerner (@StartupSouthern) May 24, 2017
“Corporate venture capital should knock on every door in the C-Suite” @agoldner dives into how #CVC “can drive corporate innovation and strategically benefit numerous business functions” https://t.co/C9aGNA1FzT
— Touchdown Ventures (@touchdown_vc) August 21, 2018
Products and markets are unique, but the path to product-market fit is formulaic. @AGoldner and @seanasheppard from @growthxvc will share the foolproof formula for generating predictable, profitable and scalable revenue in this hot workshop at #3686Fest. https://t.co/cW0VGCTv9d
— 36 I 86 (@3686Fest) August 13, 2018
— Kauffman Fellows (@KauffmanFellows) June 27, 2018
— Khrys Hatch (@KhrysHatch) May 30, 2018
— Jasmin G. Johnson (@jassie_invests) November 14, 2017
Back by popular demand! We had an awesome conversation today with @agoldner and @seanasheppard of @growthxvc. Can’t wait to share with our listeners in an upcoming https://t.co/B9QjxYLnIQ #podcast. #Startups #Entrepreneurship pic.twitter.com/Zl7QGCjOYB
— THESTARTUP.com (@thestartupus) January 18, 2018
— Melinda Briana Epler (@mbrianaepler) August 29, 2017