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Andrew Cole

Managing Director, New York

Andrew Cole
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Andrew Cole is a Managing Director in our New York office. He has over 18 years of experience advising executive teams and boards of directors on long-term corporate positioning, media and investor relations programs, and special situations.  The transformative special situations he counsels clients on include bankruptcies, cyberattacks, initial public offerings, litigation, mergers & acquisitions, proxy contests, and senior management changes.

Andrew works with companies in a wide variety of industries such as healthcare, media, private equity, retail, telecommunications, and technology.

Recent and ongoing engagements include:

  • Veritas Capital: Acquisition of Verisk Health
  • HCP: Spin-off of its skilled nursing and assisted living assets into an independent, publicly-traded REIT
  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals: Acquisition of Synageva BioPharma
  • Cubist: Sale to Merck
  • ZeniMax Media: Litigation against Oculus VR
  • Paul Allen: Media support around book release

Andrew joined SVC in 1998.  From 2006 to 2009, he worked in our San Francisco office. Prior to joining SVC, he served as a Senior Associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group at Gavin Anderson & Company. Andrew earned a B.A. in English from Connecticut College in 1997.