Andy Dawson is a Managing Partner and co-Founder of bd-capital.
Andy sits on the Boards of Symprove, Ascenti and SportPursuit.
Andy is a former Managing Director and Partner of Advent International. He joined Advent in 2004. During his time at Advent, Andy led, co-led or participated in seven investments including Poundland, Fat Face, Lululemon, DFS and Williams Lea Tag.
Prior to Advent, Andy worked for OC&C Strategy Consultants in London, where he worked with a large number of corporate and private equity clients covering the retail, consumer goods, media, leisure and technology sectors.
Andy holds an Engineering Degree from the University of Cambridge.