Andy Cohen

General Counsel


Andy Cohen is Pivotal's General Counsel as well as Corporate Secretary.

In this role, Andy is responsible for Pivotal’s legal, governance, risk, and compliance functions—and focused on organizational ethics, worldwide legal compliance, corporate governance, open source software, intellectual property protection, transactions, and data security and privacy.

Andy has held the role of General Counsel since Pivotal's formation in 2013, and has over 20 years of experience at public and private companies. He also combines legal expertise with business and operational acumen to advise management teams and Boards of Directors.

Prior to joining Pivotal, Andy spent over ten years at EMC, where he held various leadership positions. Prior to EMC, Andy worked at the law firms of Wilmer Hale and Goodwin Proctor.

Andy graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and History. He then received his law degree (J.D.) from the University of Michigan.