Andy Wilson

Serial Entrepreneur

Andy Wilson is the Executive Director at the Alliance for Southern California Innovation. He is a serial entrepreneur having led, founded or invested in almost two dozen Southern California high tech start-ups. He currently serves on the board of directors or advisors for several leading local start-ups and funds.
Prior to his start-up days, held senior technology and product leadership roles at Yahoo!, RR Donnelley & Sons and Bowne & Co. Andy is also a co-founder and board member of Innovate Pasadena, which is dedicated to advancing the east side of Los Angeles as a vibrant innovation community.
Andy has extensive volunteer experience with the City of Pasadena including service on the a number of high profile commissions and currently represents District 7 on the Pasadena City Council. He also serves on the both the Pasadena Municipal Services Committee (the Pasdena Power & Water Company) and the Economic Development and Technology Committee of the City Council. Andy holds a degree in engineering with honors from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He is a graduate of Leadership Pasadena and has completed advanced certificate programs at Columbia University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Northwestern Kellogg School of Business.