Andrew Nickerson is CarrierX’s CEO. As the company’s leader, he manages a diverse portfolio of businesses including HD Carrier, an authorized VoIP Provider; FreeConferenceCall.com, the popular conference calling service, Bullhorn.fm, a content creation and podcasting platform and StartMeeting, an enterprise collaboration and video calling application.
Before his appointment as CEO, Andy spearheaded carrier partnerships and business development initiatives at Skype and Microsoft. He has twenty-plus years of experience working with the wholesale business units of AT&T, Sprint, Vodafone and Telefonica. Mr. Nickerson has also worked within KPMG’s audit practice and performed financial modeling and data analytics across several industries. With a background in financial and credit risk management, Mr. Nickerson created a platform for the telecom industry to identify, evaluate, and advise on telecom investment opportunities, with millions raised in venture capital. Throughout his career, Andy has been a strong advocate for fair competition policies in Washington, DC.
Mr. Nickerson graduated from Santa Clara University with a business degree in accounting and holds an MBA in finance and entrepreneurship from the Wharton School of Business. He lives in Manhattan Beach, California with his two children Tate and Paige, and their dogs Beau and Ollie.