Andrew Siegel is a Senior Advisor to Advance Venture Partners, and is currently President of the Growth Strategies Group of American City Business Journals. Mr. Siegel joined Advance Publications in 2011, as Executive Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development, and was responsible for growth initiatives at the holding company and its operating units, including the inception of AVP. Mr. Siegel joined Advance from Yahoo! Inc., where he led the digital media company’s Corporate Development team. Prior to joining Yahoo!, Mr. Siegel held several executive positions during a five-year tenure at General Electric. Previously, he was Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at InVision Technologies and a Vice President on the Internet investment banking team at Merrill Lynch. Mr. Siegel was named to the 2011 Silicon Alley 100, recognized as one of Ad Age’s 2013 “Media Mavens” and was honored with a 2011 TechFellow Award for General Management.

Mr. Siegel received his BA from the Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, and his JD from New York University School of Law.