Andrew McConnell is the chief executive officer of RENTED.COM, the world’s largest online marketplace connecting property owners with professional short-term rental managers.
Prior to launching RENTED.COM, McConnell worked with some of the world's largest public and private entities as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company, and as a Director, Solutions Design at Axiom Global, Inc. His prior experience also includes putting his law degrees to more immediate use at Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP and Ashe, Rafuse & Hill, as well as time at Merrill Lynch.
McConnell has been active in numerous non-profit and professional organizations including Sheltering Arms, Georgia’s oldest charity, for which he currently sits on the board, The Entrepreneurs Organization, for which he sits on the EO Atlanta Board and EO Atlanta Accelerator Board, Young Entrepreneur Council, Atlanta Tech Leaders (on the Advisory Board), and the Serve America Movement.
A former member of the US National Team in Open Water Swimming, McConnell received his A.B. in History from Harvard University, his J.D. from Harvard Law School, and his LL.M. from the University of Cambridge, Trinity Hall.
In addition to being a frequent national and international speaker and writer for vacation rental events and outlets, Andrew also contributes more general business insights and advice to publications like Inc.com, Forbes, and Huffington Post.