Andy joined the Bestport team as an Investment Manager in August 2019.

He joined from Grant Thornton having spent several years in the M&A team, focussing on the execution of transactions in the lower mid-market. During this time, Andy completed multiple buy-side and sell-side deals in the £5m to £50m Enterprise Value range, both in the UK and cross-border. He has extensive experience of executing deals on behalf of both Entrepreneurial Owner-Managed clients and Private Equity.

Prior to Grant Thornton he spent three years in EY’s audit practice where he qualified as an ACA. Andy also has a BA (Hons) degree in Economics from Durham University.