HIVE Ventures 30 Under 30: Armenians In Tech

Celebrating the Talent in Our Global Community

Andrew Ansell

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Born In: Los Angeles, CA (USA)

Current Job: Mechanical Engineering Program Manager, Microsoft


Andrew was raised in Los Angeles, CA, to a Lebanese-Armenian mother and New Zealander father. He’s an identical twin and a proud alumnus and former ASB President of Clark Magnet High School. Andrew graduated from UC Berkeley in 2019, with dual-degrees in mechanical engineering and business administration, from the College of Engineering and Haas School of Business. At Berkeley, he co-founded the Momentum Speaker Series, which gave engineering students a platform to share their experiences getting internships and research. He interned as a Mechanical Engineer at Tesla, Product Design Engineering Program Manager at Apple, and Program Manager at Microsoft.

Andrew now works at Microsoft full-time as a Mechanical Engineering Program Manager, leading teams of engineers, designers, and researchers to develop an innovative Surface computer. He’s passionate about inspiring first-generation students to work in tech. and co-runs an educational YouTube channel called The Tech Twins, which has been viewed 250,000 times. He aspires to lead organizations that challenge traditional notions of success – being environmentally sustainable, treating people well, while developing innovations that surprise and delight the world. Andrew is 22 years old and was recently admitted to the Stanford MBA program via deferred admission. You can tweet him here!



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