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Andrew Crawford

Global Head of Retail & Consumer

Andrew Crawford is a Managing Director and Global Head of Retail & Consumer at General Atlantic, based in the firm’s New York office. He currently serves on the board of directors of Barteca Holdings, Joe & The Juice, and Zimmermann and is also a board observer of Tory Burch. Andy is a former director of Too Faced Cosmetics. He serves on the Portfolio Committee and is a member of the Human Resources Committee.

Prior to joining GA in 2014, Andrew was part of the investment team at Advent International, where he focused on the retail and consumer sector. He led or co-led and served on the boards of a number of Advent’s investments, including Bojangles, Charlotte Russe, and Five Below. He also worked with lululemon athletica and Shoes For Crews. Andrew joined Advent in 2003.

Andrew is also involved with a number of nonprofit organizations in the New York community, including serving on the board of directors of The Partnership for the Homeless.

Andrew graduated cum laude with a B.S. from Washington and Lee University and received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

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Location

New York

Education

M.B.A. Harvard Business School; B.S. Washington and Lee University

Sectors

Retail & Consumer

Board Affiliations

Andrew Crawford

Global Head of Retail & Consumer

Andrew Crawford is a Managing Director and Global Head of Retail & Consumer at General Atlantic, based in the firm’s New York office. He currently serves on the board of directors of Barteca Holdings, Joe & The Juice, and Zimmermann and is also a board observer of Tory Burch. Andy is a former director of Too Faced Cosmetics. He serves on the Portfolio Committee and is a member of the Human Resources Committee.

Prior to joining GA in 2014, Andrew was part of the investment team at Advent International, where he focused on the retail and consumer sector. He led or co-led and served on the boards of a number of Advent’s investments, including Bojangles, Charlotte Russe, and Five Below. He also worked with lululemon athletica and Shoes For Crews. Andrew joined Advent in 2003.

Andrew is also involved with a number of nonprofit organizations in the New York community, including serving on the board of directors of The Partnership for the Homeless.

Andrew graduated cum laude with a B.S. from Washington and Lee University and received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Info

Location
New York
Sectors
Retail & Consumer
Expertise
Education
M.B.A. Harvard Business School; B.S. Washington and Lee University
Board Affiliations
Barteca, ZIMMERMANN, Joe & The Juice