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Andrew Ackerman

OTHER INVESTOR TYPE
2 INVESTMENTS
1 PORTFOLIO
1 EXITS
Description

Mr. Andrew Ackerman serves as Managing Director - UrbanTech at DreamIt Ventures. He is recovering consultant turned serial entrepreneur, startup mentor and angel investor. He is currently in charge of the UrbanTech accelerator program. He serves as an Advisory Board Member at Signup.com. Andrew is also a contributing writer to Fortune, AlleyWatch, The 74 Million, et. al. Andrew began his career at Booz & Co consulting on strategy and operations for Fortune 100 clients. After a brief stint at Kaplan helping transition their traditional classroom test prep services into online products, he then joined Bunk1.com as COO/Head of Product where he spent eight years building it from scratch to the leading provider of web services to the summer camp industry. After being bought out of Bunk1 in 2008, Andrew managed a family office where he was responsible for both incubating new ventures and for managing over $50M of alternative assets including hedge, private equity, and venture capital funds as well as a number of direct investments in private companies. Andrew was also the founding CEO of Layercake.com and has a keen appreciation for how hard it is to build a successful startup, even under the best of circumstances. Andrew received his MBA in Operations & Marketing from Chicago Booth (Beta Gamma Sigma) and a BA in Economics & Political Science from Johns Hopkins University (Phi Beta Kappa). He speaks Hebrew fluently as well as some Spanish, French & Japanese and is working on JavaScript.

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 33 Irving Place
  • Floor 10
  • New York, NY 10003
  • United States

Andrew Ackerman Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Slidebean 30-Sep-2014 Accelerator/Incubator 00000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
0000000 0000 00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 000000 00000000
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Andrew Ackerman Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 01-Jun-2017 000 00 00000000 Completed
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Andrew Ackerman Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
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Andrew Ackerman Angel Investor 00 0 New York, NY