Andrew Dickow brings over 14 years of experience in both M&A and business operations to TSC. In addition to an extensive background in M&A, Andrew brings a wealth of experience as a finance leader for General Mills for nearly 8 years. Andrew held numerous roles such as the interim CFO for General Mills South Africa where he managed all day-to-day operations within the finance function. Other roles included M&A Lead for General Mills Latin America where he led and managed acquisitions throughout the region and spent three years as a Financial Controller for a manufacturing facility with a $130 million operating budget, 20 manufacturing lines, and 12 platforms. Andrew has visited and worked directly with over 75 food manufacturing and consumer product facilities across North America, South America, Europe, and South Africa. During his career, he gained experience with plant consolidations and integrations, including financial modeling of pre- and post-consolidation scenarios, labor analysis, asset deployment strategy, synergies assessments, and systems integration implementation.
Andrew is also currently a Managing Director for Greenwich Capital Group, where he leads the Food & Beverage practice. Andrew primarily works with middle-market clients on buy- and sell-side transactions, recapitalizations, leveraged buyouts and capital raises in a variety of industries. Andrew also co-owns 1701 Hospitality, Inc. which operates four restaurants within downtown Detroit and Birmingham, Michigan. Andrew is a minority shareholder and Board Member of Pop Daddy Popcorn, a Michigan based ready-to-eat popcorn company which he has helped grow to a regional brand sold in over 3000 stores in 15 states throughout the Midwest and Northeast U.S. Andrew currently sits on the Board of Directors of Drought Juice and is also on the Advisory Board for National Food Group. Andrew is a shareholder in a number of companies in the Food & Beverage sector including companies such as Native Pet and 86 Repairs.
He has been recognized by dbusiness magazine in their “30 in their 30’s” feature in 2017 and recently won the Association for Corporate Growth Award for “Rising M&A Star” in 2018. Andrew is seen as go-to source for food and beverage expertise and has been cited in numerous publications, including the Wall Street Journal.