Andre Kelleners is a partner at the Consumer Retail Group and the Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) Group in London. He is responsible for the execution of M&A transactions for clients in the consumer and retail sector globally. Andre also serves as co-chair of the firm’s Global Fairness Committee. He joined Goldman Sachs as an analyst in 2000 in Frankfurt, where he worked as a M&A generalist across industries in Europe. He transferred to Sydney in 2006 to cover clients in the healthcare industry in Asia and Australia, and he moved to New York in 2007. He was named vice president in 2007, managing director in 2010 and partner in 2016. Andre serves at the Boards of the Atlantic Council in Washington, D.C., and the American Council on Germany in New York. Andre earned an MBA from European Business School in Germany in 2000 and a PhD in Finance from University of Witten in 2003.