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Andrew Cole

Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, New York

Andrew Cole
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Andrew Cole is a Managing Director in our New York office and the firm’s Chief Operating Officer. He has nearly 20 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 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:

  • CLARCOR: Sale to Parker Hannifin
  • Altas Partners, CCMP Capital, Providence Equity Partners, and Veritas Capital: Long-term positioning and transaction announcements
  • HCP: Spin-off of its skilled nursing and assisted living assets into an independent, publicly-traded REIT
  • Aptevo Therapeutics: Spin-off from Emergent BioSolutions
  • Cubist: Sale to Merck

Andrew joined SVC in 1998 from Gavin Anderson & Company. From 2006 to 2009, he worked in our San Francisco office. Andrew earned a B.A. in English from Connecticut College in 1997.