Andrew Thackston Devoto
Andrew Thackston Devoto was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He attended Pace Academy and later graduated from Presbyterian College in 1991, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology.
In 1992, Andrew assumed a position on the Lazy SR Ranch in southwest Montana. In 1994, Andrew was recruited by the Crazy Mountain Ranch, an 18,000 acre operation, in a Facility management position and in 1998 was named General Manager.
After the purchase of the Crazy Mountain Ranch by Phillip Morris, Inc. in 2000, Andrew assumed the position of Assistant Ranch Manager. He managed the Guest Ranch operations for this fortune 10
company, with a budget in excess of $20 million, working with the Corporate Marketing department for eight years. During his 8 years with Phillip Morris, Andrew was privileged to entertain and work with the Chairmen, Presidents and Board members of major corporations in the United States.
Andrew purchased control of a food service company in Livingston, Montana, in 2007 and currently oversees the corporate operations.
Andrew joined Devoto and Company, Inc. in early 2011 as an analyst and corporate relations specialist. He assists the partners with financial and operational investigations.
In personal life, Andrew is married, has three children and serves on the Board of his local church as well as community service boards. Andrew attained his Level II Sporting Clays instructor certification while working for Phillip Morris, Inc. and continues to teach as well as consult with clients on sporting clays course development. Andrew also holds a Sports Car Club of America national competition license and frequently races at venues in the mid-west.
Devoto & Co. Advises Low and Bonar, plc on the Acquisition of Walflor
Devoto & Co. Advises Owners on the Sale of Baggets Trailer Connection, Inc., one of the S.E. US Largest Manufacturers of Utility Trailers
Devoto & Co. Advises Essentra, plc on the Acquisition of Microplastics, Inc., for US$26 Million