Andrew Birrell, Finance Expert in London, United Kingdom
Andrew Birrell

Finance Expert in London, United Kingdom

Member since August 19, 2021
Andrew started at Morgan Stanley in 2016—following university—where he closed $30+ billion in bespoke and complex transactions in the securitized product space. Andrew went on to co-found an investment management firm, developing a proprietary investment analysis utilizing machine learning. He freelances as he enjoys working with outstanding people and taking on exciting projects.
Andrew is now available for hire

Career Highlights

Case studies

  • Financial Modeling and Structuring of €30 Billion Portfolio
    Financial Modeling and Structuring of €30 Billion Portfolio
  • Led Transaction Negotiation and Modeling of German Real Estate Portfolio
    Led Transaction Negotiation and Modeling of German Real Estate Portfolio
  • Designed and Built Morgan Stanley's Standardized NPL and REO Loan Model
    Designed and Built Morgan Stanley's Standardized NPL and REO Loan Model

Software Expertise

Other Expertise

Employment

  • CEO and Co-CIO

    2021 - PRESENT
    Allermuir Capital
    • Designed, built, and implemented a proprietary machine-learning equity valuation model to drive portfolio construction and investment performance.
    • Conducted a comprehensive fundraising campaign alongside business partners across multiple avenues for the company's first fund.
    • Managed research, interviews, and the selection process for each component of the investment fund structure.
    Focus areas: Investment Manager, Hedge Funds, Financial Forecasting, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Term Sheet Negotiations, Financial Modeling, Team Leadership, Presentations, Financial Ratios, Financial Statement Preparation, Team Mentoring, Python 3, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Portfolio Management, Pitch Presentations, Equity Markets, Python, Excel VBA, Excel 365, Excel 2013, Excel 2007, Excel 2016, Excel 2010, Excel Macros, Excel Expert, Excel Modeling, PDF to Excel, Excel Reporting, Supervised Machine Learning, Investing, Investments, Investment Funds, Investment Cases, Investment Thesis, Investment Briefs, Investor Reporting, Equity Investment, Value Investing, Investment Ideas, Investor Agreements, Investment Modeling, Investment Research, Investment Analysis, Investment Summaries, Investment Strategy, Investment Memoranda, Investment Monitoring, Investor Presentations, Alternative Investments, Investment Presentations, Finance, Finance APIs, Financials, Financial Data, Finance Reports, Finance Strategy, Net Debt Analysis, Accounting, Accounts, Equity, Equities, Equity Valuation, Equity Research, Startups, Startup Funding, Lean Startups, Startup Consulting, Startup Growth Strategy Development, Enterprise Startups, Fundraising, Seed Fundraising, Fundraising Consultant, Cost of Debt, Cash Flow Forecasting, Debt, Debt Financing, Debt Issuance, Debt Raises, Equity Financing, Financing, Pitch Books, Pitch Decks, Pitch Preparation, Pitch Deck Consultant, Revenue Modeling, Revenue Analysis, Revenue Strategy, Revenue & Expense Projections, Business Models, Business Modeling, Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A), CFO, Equity Research Analysis, Valuation Analysis, Valuation Modeling, Comparable Company Analysis, Valuation, Investment & Trading Advisory, Stock Market, Stock Analysis, Trading
  • Associate

    2016 - 2021
    Morgan Stanley
    • Designed and built Morgan Stanley's non-performing loan analysis model. Utilized for the underwriting of over $30 billion in transactions.
    • Led the negotiation, underwriting, and business review of legal documentation for transactions across multiple secured asset classes in Europe.
    • Led the hiring and training of multiple team members allowing the expansion of the team's balance sheet and transaction volume.
    Focus areas: Fixed Income, Fixed Income Analysis, Loans & Lending, Financial Forecasting, Term Sheet Negotiations, Financial Modeling, Team Leadership, Presentations, Financial Ratios, Financial Statement Preparation, Team Mentoring, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Pitch Presentations, Excel VBA, Excel 365, Excel 2013, Excel 2007, Excel 2016, Excel 2010, Excel Macros, Excel Expert, Excel Modeling, PDF to Excel, Excel Add-ins, Excel Reporting, Investing, Investments, Investment Funds, Investment Cases, Investment Thesis, Investment Briefs, Investor Reporting, Investment Banking, Property Investment, Commercial Real Estate Finance (CREF), Investment Ideas, Investor Agreements, Investment Modeling, Investment Research, Investment Analysis, Investment Summaries, Investment Memoranda, Investment Monitoring, Investor Presentations, Alternative Investments, Investment Presentations, Finance, Financing, Financials, Trade Finance, Financial Data, Debt Financing, Finance Reports, Finance Strategy, Equity Financing, Debt, Debt Raises, Cost of Debt, Debt Issuance, Bank Debt Raises, Senior Secured Debt, Net Debt Analysis, Debt Structuring, Subordinated Debt, Accounting, Accounts, Equity, Private Equity, Equity Valuation, Forecasting, P&L Forecasting, Sales Forecasting, Cash Flow Forecasting, Sales Expense Forecasting, Statistical Forecasting, Macroeconomic Forecasting, Pitch Books, Pitch Decks, Pitch Preparation, Pitch Deck Consultant, Business Modeling, Business Models, Real Estate, Stock Market

Education

  • Master's of Arts Degree in Economics and Accountancy
    2012 - 2016
    University of Edinburgh - Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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