Andrew Stranberg is an International Entrepreneur who has provided the strategic vision, capital investment and extensive network of contacts to build several successful businesses from regional operations to global businesses over the past 20 years. In 1994, Andrew founded both STRANDED Clothing Limited, as well as STRAN & Company, Inc., a branded promotional firm that services Fortune 500 and 1000 clients worldwide and is in the top 5% of its industry. He continues to serve as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. Later that same year, Andrew founded STRAN Capital, which focuses primarily on investments within his own portfolio to this day.
In 1997, Andrew became CEO and Chairman of the Board for STRAN Technologies, a world-class engineering based company focused on the development and manufacturing of fiber optic and electrical connectors, cable assemblies, termination tools, training and interconnection systems for commercial and military applications. Andrew is also a board member of STRAN Wind, a distributor of vertical axis wind turbines.
Years later, in 2011 Andrew was added to the Advisory Board of Cinemoi, the first and only TV channel dedicated to French film, fashion and lifestyle.
In 2012, in conjunction with Atlas Maritime, Andrew started STRAN Maritime and purchased his first ship, Texas Star: Aframax, 115.527 dwt, 2003 Built, Sanoyas, Japan. In April 2014, as part of his joint venture with Atlas Maritime, he added a sister vessel to the Texas Star – called Lady M, Aframax, 115.418 dwt, 2003 Built, Sanoyas, Japan.
Working as the Office of the Chairman of SFX Entertainment www.sfxii.com, Andrew was an integral advisor as the company went public in 2013 trading on the NASDAQ exchange under (SFXE). SFX is a leading producer of live events, media and entertainment content, focused exclusively on electronic music culture. He reported directly to Robert F. X. Sillerman from 2012 to 2014.
Andrew has an extensive track record of business successes and a proven ability to dramatically grow businesses, internationally and domestically, that spans several industry sectors. He is a graduate of the Whittemore School of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire. In 2011, Andrew married Miriam Wimmer Stranberg and currently resides in NYC, Boston and Munich Germany.