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Andy Day

Andy Day

Chief Executive Office / Founder

Andy has over 25 years experience working in digital media. He was the Founder and CEO of Giant Digital for 14 years, an online publishing company with over 20 million monthly unique visitors on its online entertainment properties.

Andy has worked with some of the largest digital and media companies in the world including MSN, Universal Music, Yahoo!, Hearst, Bertelsmann, Northern & Shell and AOL.

He has worked for Reach Media (formerly Mirror Group), MTV and was the founder of Gigwise.com in 2002. Andy exited Giant Digital in 2016 and has since helped other founders to exit their creative businesses. He also works with many larger agencies and PLCs to acquire creative companies, specialising in off market acquisitions.

Andy Hart

Andy Hart

Senior Advisor

Andy is an experienced digital transformation leader. In the 90s he helped take magazines online and brought search engines to Europe as CEO Ask Jeeves. In the ‘noughties’, as CEO digital, and board director, of Associated newspapers & Northcliffe newspapers, he was a founder inventor of the Daily Mail online platform and transformed classifieds listings to online marketplaces particularly in jobs, property & motors. In the teens, he held senior roles in global corporations. As a VP Microsoft he ran the media business and at Hearst he was Global Chief Revenue Officer. 

For many years he was a board director of the UK Advertising Association, the IAB UK, and the IAB Europe. He also has passion around music, being an advisor investor of Sofarsounds. He is very active Burning Man participant, passionate about anthropology and is an Arsenal supporter.

David Tsutsumi

David Tsutsumi

Managing Director

Involved in over 60 mergers & acquisitions, venture financing, strategic planning, valuations & fairness opinions, defaulted & bankrupt investments, and other strategic advisory transactions in many industries.

David brings experience to the Capital A team, providing end-to-end support of the M&A transaction process: research, sourcing, valuing, financing, documenting, building consensus, preparing SEC or management presentations, and closing deals.

Immense ability to analyze company, financial statements, and assets to provide insights to successful negotiations of terms, value or ownership of a transaction. Conducted over 200 valuations of companies, joint ventures, strategic relationships, supply, and Intellectual property agreements.

Juraj Vicen

Juraj Vicen

Associate Director

Juraj joined Capital A in 2020 supporting the team on transaction execution and operations. Prior to joining Capital A, Juraj worked at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Square Inc. and STJ Advisors.

Juraj holds a Master’s degree in Economics and Policy from University College London (UCL) and an undergraduate degree in Business and Economics from the University of Kent.

In his spare time Juraj enjoys cycling and photography, and in winter, snowboarding and skiing. Juraj is a keen fan of Formula 1 having visited several races including Monza, Italy and Hockenheimring in Germany.

Jack Chiappe

Jack Chiappe

Associate

Jack is an experienced corporate and M&A analyst, having worked with several investment banks and corporate finance firms. He joined Capital A in 2022 working directly with clients as well as supporting the directors.

Jack holds a degree in Policy, Politics and Economics from University of Birmingham where he was a member of the University Boat Club VII.

As well as being an avid rower, Jack spends his spare time surfing, playing basketball, swimming, cycling, running and skiing,

Edwin Mik

Edwin Mik

M&A Analyst

Edwin joined Capital A in 2022. Previously he has worked as a founder and investor for media and M&A start ups. 

Edwin is keen on M&A and has built up his own portfolio of investments in digital and DTC brands and has worked with previous clients including Fortune 500 companies and Shark Tank winners.

He has a a bachelors degree in Business Administration which he earned at Vytauto Didžiojo University in Lithuania.

Outside of work Edwin is passionate about Film and Music and speaks three languages.