Andy is a senior management consultant and business leader with a distinguished record of performance improvement and turnarounds for both healthy and challenged companies worldwide. With 35 years of experience, Andy brings deep expertise in cost optimization, operational improvement, strategy development, and revenue growth. Andy also has broad industry credentials spanning high tech/software, consumer products, retail, life sciences, industrial goods and process industries, and has worked extensively with private equity firms across all stages of the investment cycle. Andy leads the firm's performance improvement practice globally, as well as the firm's private equity practice. He speaks English, German, and Spanish with native fluency and holds a Bachelor of Arts with honors in chemistry from Harvard University.