Andrew Ward


Andrew joined Hollyport in 2021 as an investment team Principal in the London office and relocated to New York in 2024. He originates potential opportunities and leads project teams as they are evaluated and introduced at Investment Committee. He also focuses on outreach to market intermediaries, fund managers and potential sellers.

Andrew has worked in private equity secondaries for over 10 years, and has seen the market develop from around $20bn of transaction volume to over $100bn. Andrew has focused on GP-led transactions for the last five years and is an expert in this field.

Andrew graduated from the University of Georgia with a degree in Banking and Finance and holds an MBA from INSEAD.  He has worked and studied in five different countries: the US, UK, Hong Kong, Singapore, and France. As well as travelling, Andrew loves to ski, hike, play tennis, and listen to live music.