Andrew Disque, Analyst with Strategic Advisors, has developed his career in consulting and expert valuation. Prior to joining the Strategic Advisors team in September 2021, Andrew gained valuable consulting knowledge and experience working as an independent valuation professional for DAI Management Consultants in the Pittsburgh area, providing transaction support to project developers and investors focused on the rapidly growing renewable energy industry. During his time with DAI, Andrew played an integral role in the analysis and facilitation of a multitude of renewable transactions differing in size, scope, and location. Now, as a member of Strategic Advisors, Andrew has transitioned his financial and market expertise to expertly assist clients across all unique industries and strategic advisory applications.
Andrew graduated from West Virginia University (WVU) with undergraduate and graduate degrees in Finance. Simultaneous to his educational pursuits, Andrew participated in the WVU Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF) as an Equity Research Analyst, engaging in the active management and oversight of a university endowment fund. He also gained valuable exposure to the regulatory atmosphere through two competitive summer internships with FINRA at their headquarters in Rockville, MD.
After earning his B.S. in Business Administration & Finance, Andrew continued into graduate studies at the WVU John Chambers College of Business and Economics. Andrew was actively involved in Delta Sigma Pi (professional business fraternity) throughout college. He contributed outside the classroom as a graduate assistant for the Department of Finance and the Center for Financial Literacy and Education (CFLE). Andrew also was a lead member of the winning team for the ACG Cup case competition at WVU, which challenges participants to tackle real world case studies on mergers & acquisitions, investment banking, private equity, and financial advisory. This sparked Andrew’s interest in the investment banking, M&A, and advisory landscape, leading to his present-day passionate involvement in Strategic Advisors ongoing development of value pathways for middle market business owners.
Native to the Eastern Panhandle of WV and Mountaineer at heart, Andrew moved to Pittsburgh in 2020 and currently resides in Cranberry Township. When he’s not working, Andrew enjoys spending time with his girlfriend, family, and cats.