Andy has more than 21 years of experience as a professional and executive in the real estate and wireless infrastructure industries. Prior to being appointed EVP of Operations at APWireless, Andy fulfilled the role of Managing Director at WIP. Andy also co-founded and owned Vertical Capital Group, which originated investments in telecommunications infrastructure assets on behalf of RFS Capital.  Andy entered the telecom industry by working on behalf of major carriers in the United States as a consultant for a leading telecommunications firm.  With his background in real estate, mortgages and commercial leasing, Andy pioneered innovative acquisition strategies across the telecommunications industry.  Andy has also served on the board of directors for San Diego’s Gaslamp City Square.  He earned his BA in Finance and Business Administration from San Diego State University.