Associate Vice President
Mr. Castillo is Associate Vice President at Interprise Partners where he provides business and legal consultation to the company and the portfolio. In this role, Mr. Castillo focuses on improving the operational performance of Interprise and its holdings by blending expertise in government and private contracting, law, technology, and project management.
Prior to Interprise, Andre worked at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs under the office of the Senate-confirmed Chief Human Capital Officer as a Presidential Management Fellow and executive speechwriter, where he assumed leadership roles (as a certified FAC-P/PM and COR) in managing and turning around multi-million-dollar workforce training and technology programs through a focus on legal compliance, acquisition of new technology and high-performing human capital, and operational automation. For these efforts, Andre was recognized by the department with a Public Service Recognition Award and by the Office of Personnel Management as a PMF Success Story.
In addition to his government experience, Andre has worked in private technology companies in healthcare, consumer electronics, and e-commerce. At GovX.com, the country’s largest e-commerce company serving military and government, he managed the company’s corporate legal and government affairs and oversaw the automation of its CRM and more than one thousand agreements with the world’s top brands in apparel, sports, and entertainment.
Andre earned his Master’s degree in International Affairs with a Concentration in International Economics and a Specialization in Emerging Markets from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), and his B.A. in Political Science from California State University San Bernardino where he graduated magna cum laude. He expects to receive his J.D. from the University of San Diego Law in 2018, where he is currently ranked in the top 4% of his class.