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Andrew John Greenshields

Andrew John Greenshields, American investment company executive.


  • Greenshields, Andrew John was born on November 6, 1937 in Langdon, North Dakota, United States. Son of Andrew McLeod and Frances (Sanders) Greenshields.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Minnesota, 1962.


    • Senior contract administrator Honeywell Inc., Minneapolis, 1962—1969. Vice president Inter-Services Intelligence, Inc., 1969—1971. Senior vice president First Midwest Capital, 1971—1980.

      Founding general partner Pathfinder Venture Fund, since 1980.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Board directors Anderson Cornelius Company, Central Nervous System Inc. Loridan Inc.; Minneapolis senior warden St. Patrick's Church, 1980. Member of National Venture Capital Association, Midwest Association Small Business Investment Companies (president 1978-1979), National Association Small Business Investment Companies (director 1978-1979), Minneapolis Chamber of Commerce (small business commission 1978), Decathalon Athletic (Minneapolis).


    • Married Sharon Patricia Joyce Greenshields, August 3, 1983. Children: Andrew, Laura Ann, Thomas S.
    • father: Andrew McLeod Greenshields
    • mother: Frances (Sanders) Greenshields
    • spouse: Sharon Patricia Joyce Greenshields
    • children: Andrew Greenshields
    • Laura Ann Greenshields
    • Thomas S. Greenshields
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    Born November 6, 1937
    • 1962
      University Minnesota
    • 1962 - 1969
      Senior, contract administrator Honeywell Incorporated
      Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    • 1969 - 1971
      vice president, Inter-Services Intelligence
    • 1971 - 1980
      senior, vice president First Midwest Capital
    • 1980
      founding general partner, Pathfinder Venture Fund