Andrew Panzo is General Partner of NewSpring and is a General Partner of the Firm’s dedicated mezzanine funds. He joined NewSpring in 2003 and was one of the founding partners of NewSpring Mezzanine.
Andrew has over 30 years of experience in investment banking, venture capital, and operational management. From 2000 to 2001, he was Chairman and CEO of Stonepath Group, a publicly traded, third-party logistics company. As CEO, he was responsible for executing a strategic consolidation of the non-asset based logistics industry.
Prior to working at Stonepath, Andrew was CEO of Net Value Holdings, Inc., an internet incubator. From 1996 to 2000, he was also CEO of Brightstreet.com, Inc., a provider of promotion management services and a NetValue portfolio company. From 1992 to 1996, Andrew was CEO of American Maple Leaf Corporation, a merchant bank affiliated with Canadian Maple Leaf Corporation.
Andrew received a BS in Finance from the University of Connecticut and an MBA in Finance from Temple University.