Andrew KahnChief Executive Officer at Partners for Growth (PFG)
Andrew Kahn, CEO of Partners for Growth (PFG), has been in the business of providing financing to technology companies for 35 years and chairs PFG’s investment committee. Prior to co-founding PFG, from 2000–2004, he was a general partner in JP Morgan’s (“JPMP”) buyout and growth equity practice. Andrew also managed two of the firm’s venture capital funds totaling over $400 million of invested capital. Prior to JPMP, he held a variety of senior roles at San Francisco investment bank Hambrecht & Quist. These included General Partner of Access Technology Partners (a venture capital fund), a Managing Director of the H&Q Investment Bank, and President of Hambrecht & Quist Guaranty Finance. Prior to H&Q, Andrew was a Manager at the Massachusetts Industrial Finance Agency where he had responsibility for taxable and tax-exempt bond financings to small businesses as well as managing the firm’s direct lending program. Andrew holds a B.A. from the University of Michigan.