Andrew W. Marcus, CFA, AB '83 Econ
Andrew (Drew) Marcus is a Senior Advisor to Guggenheim Securities focused on the Media/Technology sectors. In addition, he is a Venture Advisor at Marcy Venture Partners and Managing Partner of Sugarloaf Rock Capital. Drew has focused on media and technology during his entire career which has included roles as an analyst, banker, portfolio manager and venture capitalist.
Drew was Founder, CEO and Portfolio Manager of SLRC Media Opportunities Fund from 2009-2016. The Fund focused on long term investing in public equity and debt securities in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications sectors.
Drew was Vice Chairman of Global Banking at Deutsche Bank, focusing on media and telecommunications, from 2005-2008. He was previously Managing Director, Global Head of Media Research and Senior Media Analyst. Drew joined Alex. Brown Inc. in 1992 as a founder of its Media Group, which was subsequently acquired by Deutsche Bank. Prior to that, he was in the Media and Technology Research Group at Kidder Peabody. Drew has been involved in over $100 billion of banking transactions.
During his 23 years as an analyst, Drew covered the radio and TV broadcasting, outdoor, entertainment and publishing sectors. He has ranked as the number one Broadcasting Analyst in surveys conducted by Institutional Investor and The Wall Street Journal. In addition, he is an eight-time Institutional Investor “All American” and a six-time Wall Street Journal "Master Stock Picker.”
Mr. Marcus is on the Endowment Committee at the Greenwich Country Day School and on the Advisory Board at the Boys and Girls Club of Greenwich. In addition, he is on the University of Michigan Economics Leadership Council. Drew graduated from the University of Michigan with an A.B. in Economics and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.