Andrew Kassoy

Co-Founder of B Lab

Andrew co-founded B Lab with Bart Houlahan and Jay Coen Gilbert in 2006 to build a global movement of people using business as a force for good. Prior to B Lab, Andrew spent 16 years in the private equity business as a Partner at MSD Real Estate Capital, an affiliate of MSD Capital, the $12B investment vehicle for Michael Dell, and as a founding partner and Managing Director of DLJ Real Estate Capital Partners. He serves on the Board of Echoing Green, is a member of the U.S. National Advisory Board of the G8 Social Impact Investing Task Force, and a former board member of the Freelancers Union. Andrew is a 2001 Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute, a winner of the Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, and a recipient of the McNulty Prize. Raised in Boulder, Colorado, Andrew graduated with distinction from Stanford University, where he was a Truman Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa, and a President's Award winner. Andrew lives in Brooklyn, NY with his wife, Margot Brandenburg, and three children, Max, Jed, and Etta.