University of Miami Athletics

Andrew Papaefthemiou


Senior Director / Corporate Partnerships



Andrew Papaefthemiou -  - University of Miami Athletics

Andrew Papaefthemiou was promoted to Senior Director in July 2023.

Papaefthemiou has been in the sports industry for 20 years in various capacities. Currently, Papaefthemiou manages corporate sponsorships for UM Athletics through Legends. Prior to his arrival at University of Miami / Legends in Fall 2021, he was the General Manager of FIU Athletics Sponsorships through Van Wagner Sports & Entertainment. Before his time at FIU, Papaefthemiou was the Director of Partnership Marketing/Media Sales with Kroenke Sports & Entertainment (Denver Nuggets).

Papaefthemiou started his career in basketball operations/athletic administration at schools within each of the NCAA’s three divisions. He then transitioned to sports sponsorships, including managing partnerships at other DI athletic programs and conferences including Lehigh, the Patriot League and Seton Hall.