Andy Snyder is currently CEO of Cambridge Information Group, a family-owned investment and management firm, and Chairman of CIG's subsidiaries, ProQuest, Bowker and BrandEd. He previously served on the Board of Blucora, Inc. (BCOR), in which CIG was a significant shareholder.
Andy began his work with CIG in 2003 and is responsible for the management of all CIG operating companies as well as the investment and acquisition process for CIG and its companies. Under Andy's leadership, CIG has grown from roughly 200 employees to nearly 3,000 around the world. Prior to joining CIG, Andy spent seven years at the Goldman Sachs Group where he focused on traditional media, technology and services investing for the firm's private equity fund. Andy also spent one year as the Assistant to the Chairman and CEO of Goldman Sachs.
Andy graduated cum laude from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and earned a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center, where he graduated magna cum laude. Andy currently serves on the Board of Overseers of Penn Libraries, the Board of the Browning School and the Board of Shining Hope for Communities (SHOFCO). He and his wife Molly live in New York City with their children Sara and Sam.