As Brutten Global’s Director of Private Equity, Andrew Thompson brings nearly two decades of corporate finance and transactional experience. Mr. Thompson is the founder of ART Capital, a San Diego-based private equity firm focused on middle market investments within the Western and Southwestern United States. Before forming ART Capital, he served as a Managing Director and Partner in the Private Equity division of Wafra Investment Advisory Group (“Wafra”), where he established a West Coast office in 2014, and completed nearly 20 acquisitions. Wafra is a global, alternative asset manager with over $20 billion of assets under management. Prior to joining Wafra, he spent several years working in management consulting, with a focus on distressed and bankrupt companies.
Mr. Thompson holds a Bachelor of Science in both Accounting and Finance from Indiana University and an MBA from New York University.