Andy Ballester

Entrepreneur in Residence at Launch Factory

Andy Ballester is a co-founder of GoFundMe, the world’s largest online fundraising platform, and a technology mentor and advisor.

Prior to GoFundMe, Andy served in senior management and founder positions at several companies, including Create a Fund and California Product Shop.

He also volunteers as a Mentor with the EvoNexus incubator, Techstars Anywhere Accelerator, and Ad Astra incubator where he helps multiple startups and their founders navigate product development.

Andy holds a B.A. in Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.


  • Entrepreneur in Residence

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