Andrew Burkle was the son of Ronald Burkle who is an American billionaire businessman and co-founder and managing partner of The Yucaipa Companies, LLC, a private equity and venture capital firm that specializes in underperforming U.S. companies in the distribution, logistics, food, retail, consumer and light industrial sectors.
Andrew has been found dead in his Beverly Hills home and according to the source he was found dead on Monday. Later, his family released a statement to People they said “a young man full of life,” and “It is with the deepest regret and sadness that we announce the death of Andrew C. Burkle on January 6, 2020, in Beverly Hills, California.”
Then, they added, “He is deeply loved by his family and friends and will be greatly missed.” Curently, his family asked for the privacy of the family be respected during this difficult time.
Andrew Burkle’s family posted an official statement but they didn’t reveal anything about his death. People reported that a spokesman from the Beverly Hill Police told said that they received a phone call about an “unconscious male on the 100 blocks of Spalding Drive.” When they arrived on the scene, “first responders determined the male was deceased.”
On December 25, Andrew posted on Instagram in front of a Massive Christmas tree cuddling a young girl, believed to be a family member. He captioned the picture “Merry Christmas from me and the munchkin! 2nd year of this photo, definitely a tradition now.”
Earlier, on December 2, 2019, Andrew celebrated his birthday, which he rang in alongside his brother John. Curently, his Instagram page is not available after his death. In 2018, he shared a photo with Ron and John after Penguins won the Stanley Cup the year before.
Ronald Burkle is a prominent Democratic activist and fundraiser. He has served as chairman of the board and controlling shareholder of numerous companies, including Alliance Entertainment, Golden State Foods, Dominick’s, Fred Meyer, Ralphs, and Food4Less. He is currently a member of the board of Occidental Petroleum Corporation, KB Home, and Yahoo!.
Andrew Burkle Family
How old was Andrew Burkle? He was 27 years old and from the USA. He was the son of Ronald Burkle (Father) and Janet Steeper (Mother). He also has a brother named John Andrew and sister Carrie Ann.
According to Forbes, Ronald Burkle is worth $1.5 billion and has invested in companies like Uber, Airbnb, and Foursquare.
Andrew was a producer with In Good Company Films in Los Angeles, which he ran with partner Andrew Alter. He was an associate producer on 2019’s Airplane Mode.
According to his IMDB profile, he was an associate producer for the 2019 comedy Airplane Mode, which starred Jake Paul, Chloe Bridges, Nick Swardson, and Amanda Cerny.