Coley Andrews


Coley Andrews

Lecturer in Management


Andrews is the co-founder and managing partner of Pacific Lake Partners, a firm focused exclusively on the search fund model. Pacific Lake has invested in over 200 search fund entrepreneurs worldwide. Andrews is a current or former board member of multiple search fund companies including Datacor, Morningside Translations, FieldEdge, Circle Surrogacy, Calyx Living, and másLabor. Andrews graduated from Dartmouth College and has an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business. Andrews teaches STRAMGT 355: Managing Growing Enterprises and STRAMGT 210: Managerial Skills.

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