Andy Snyder is currently CEO of Cambridge Information Group, a family-owned investment firm and Vice Chairman of Clarivate (CVLT), a global leader in providing solutions to accelerate the lifecycle of innovation.
From 2003 to 2021 Andy was responsible for building ProQuest from a legacy company of 190 employees to one of the leading providers of information and software solutions to the global academic and research community with nearly 3000 professionals. CIG sold ProQuest to Clarivate (CLVT) in May 2021 for a combination of cash and stock and continues to be a meaningful shareholder in CLVT today.
Andy is responsible for the management and investment decisions for CIG and its businesses. 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. In addition to Clarivate, Andy currently serves on the Board of Advisors of Penn Libraries. He formerly served on the Board of Shining Hope for Communities (SHOFCO), Blucora, Inc. (BCOR), The Association of American Publishers, and The Browning School. He and his wife Molly live in New York City with their two children.