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Founder & CEO – Conviction Investment Partners (CIP)
Andrew is a former hedge fund manager and subsequently the Head of Private Clients at a listed asset management firm in London. He built up his own VC portfolio which included being the lead financier to Mimecast (B2B SaaS cybersecurity). He financed Mimecast during its first 5 years, later introducing them to Dawn Capital and making returns north of 50x for his investor group upon the IPO on NASDAQ in 2015. It is currently valued in excess of $2bn. He is a highly experienced VC fundraiser and personal investor and has led CIP to being one of the biggest Angel funders in the UK.