Andrew Weinberg is Founder, CEO, and Chair of the Investment Committee. He currently serves as Board Chair of Likewize, Brightcell Logistics and as Co-Chair of America’s Group. Andrew serves on the boards of Douglas Products, InfraServ US, ReMarkets, and Texas Water Supply Company, all Brightstar portfolio companies. In addition, Andrew formerly served on the boards of Capstone Nutrition, Oasis Technology & Engineering and QualTek.
Prior to founding Brightstar, Andrew was a Partner at Lindsay Goldberg, a New York-based private equity firm. In addition, from 2008-2011 Andrew served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Strategy Officer of Likewize. Likewize was acquired by Softbank in 2014. Andrew served on the Boards of 13 portfolio companies during his tenure at Lindsay Goldberg. Prior to joining Lindsay Goldberg in 2003, Andrew worked at Goldman Sachs in their Principal Investment Area (PIA). Andrew started his career at Morgan Stanley in mergers and acquisitions and leveraged finance.
Andrew received his MBA from Stanford GSB and an AB from Dartmouth College with a double major in History and Economics. Andrew serves on the board of The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures. Andrew is a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO). He is also a member of the World Economic Forum where he serves on the Global Future Council on Investing and the Stewardship Board of the Forum’s Platform on Shaping the Future of Investing.