Andy Stewart

Andy Stewart

Strategic Advisor

Andy is currently serving as an Industry Partner for Motive Partners where he sources and executes investment opportunities and formulates the vision for Motive portfolio companies. Andy has extensive experience building and leading alternative investment businesses across some of the most successful asset management firms and banks in the world.

Prior to joining Motive Partners, Andy co-led Blackrock’s Alternative Investment Platform (BAI). Andy chaired BAI’s Executive Committee and was a member of BAI’s investment committees, as well as Blackrock’s global operating and human capital committees.

Before BAI, Andy helped build the Credit Suisse alternatives business into a robust driver of profitability and managed the global credit, commodities, insurance and hedge fund strategies across the U.S., Europe, Asia, and Latin America. Prior to joining Credit Suisse, Andy helped build Man Investments into one of the largest publicly traded alternative asset management firms in the world.

Andy earned a J.D. from the Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington where he served as an Editor of the Indiana Law Journal and graduated Cum Laude, and a B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Andy is also a CAIA Charterholder.