Speaker

 

Andrew Rigoli
Andrew
Rigoli
Vice President, Corporate Development & Strategy
Equinix Asia-Pacific & Interim Country Manager, Singapore

Andrew Rigoli is Vice President of Corporate Development & Strategy of Equinix Asia-Pacific. He is responsible for formulating the company’s growth strategy, spearheading business development strategies and running corporate strategies across disciplines and countries in the region. Since March 2018, Mr. Rigoli has assumed an additional role of Interim Country Manager of Singapore, leading the company’s business strategy, sales and operations in the Singapore market.

Mr. Rigoli joined Equinix in 2003 as Director of Financial Planning & Analysis, responsible for building Equinix’s long-term financial plans and annual budgets. He also worked on asset acquisitions, partnerships and global expansion plans. During his tenure with Equinix, Mr. Rigoli closed M&A projects with targets in the United States, United Kingdom, Brazil, Mainland China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan and Australia.

Prior to joining Equinix, Mr. Rigoli worked for the Technology Mergers & Acquisitions group of Salomon Smith Barney’s Investment Banking Division in New York and Palo Alto where he played a key role in numerous financing and strategic projects for clients, including buy-side and sale-side transactions for public and private companies, debt, equity and convertible debt capital raises. He also worked as an Economic Analyst at the United States Treasury Department.

Mr. Rigoli holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Anderson School of Management, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and International Studies from the UCLA.