Scott Andrews, Co-Founder, CEO
Scott Andrews is Co-founder and CEO of InvestiQuant, Inc. and oversees all company operations. In 2008, Mr. Andrews founded Master The Gap, Inc. where he gained recognition helping self-directed investors use intraday trading techniques to navigate the 2008-2009 financial crisis and take advantage of its extraordinary volatility. In 2015, the company was renamed InvestiQuant and collaborated with Duke University’s Center for Quantitative Modeling to evolve its predictive analytic models. Prior to InvestiQuant, Mr. Andrews was a self-directed investor trading equities, options and index futures for his own accounts from 2004 - 2007. Scott has been a popular speaker at numerous trading and investing conferences over the past decade and his statistical research and analysis has been published in many industry leading journals and sites around the globe.
Prior to trading, Scott co-founded SciQuest, Inc., a cloud-based, B2B enterprise spend management company. As CEO, he led SciQuest’s $48 million venture capital financing and subsequent $120 million IPO on the NASDAQ exchange, and served as Chairman of the company until 2003. The company was subsequently renamed Jaggaer and today manages over $300 billion annually via its cloud-based enterprise applications.
After graduating with a B.S. degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1987, Mr. Andrews served as an aviation officer in the U.S. Army, flew in support of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm, and subsequently earned his MBA from the University of North Carolina. Mr. Andrews holds his Series 3 futures and commodities license.