Drew started his career in Boston, selling his first Internet startup firm to EBAY in the late 90s before finishing University.
Since graduating, his core business has been trading paper as a commodity, where together with his father Gene Aaron, they formed The Aaron Group of Companies, which was strategically acquired by the Japanese conglomerate, Konica Minolta, in 2018.
Since 2001, Drew has been an active player in the real estate market, purchasing luxury properties in New York City, the Hamptons and Connecticut. Drew also served as CEO for various firms during his tenure with The Aaron Group including Mark Cunningham Inc. & Studio Dror, overseeing high-end real estate development on large-scale residential and commercial projects in the US, Europe, and Asia.
Drew has held positions on various Boards of Directors and Executive Committees for both profit and non-profit organizations. These include the ASPCA, The Whitney Museum, The FSC Council, Unlock the Cure, DKMS New Yorkers for Children, Trump, and YPO Metro New York.
In 2016, Drew moved with his family to Mallorca, looking for a drastic lifestyle change to raise their family away from the hectic New York City life. They live in the Tramuntana mountains and he divides his time between Spain and the US together with his wife and three children.
Upon moving to Mallorca, Drew co-founded Lionsgate Capital with Juanita Casanas.
In 2018, Drew launched Gallery RED, a series of contemporary art spaces in the heart of Palma de Mallorca, where he curated all the spaces with mid-century design, contemporary and emerging artists such as Andy Warhol, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Gerhard Richter, Takashi Murakami and Damien Hirst
Between 2019 and 2022 Drew expanded his business by opening Rouge Mallorca, Soho Gallery Mallorca, Café RED, The Concept Store, Art Loft, LAB (Little Art Boutique) and Exhibition by Gallery RED. Gallery RED is the exclusive art supplier for Private Airport lounges in Mallorca, Ibiza, Barcelona and Madrid.
In late 2021 Drew received the Autumn Accolade from IE Alumni Baleares Club, in recognition of his entrepreneurial achievements and for bringing innovation to Mallorca and Spain.
In 2022, Drew became a member of the Steering Committee of the Mallorca Preservation Foundation, supporting the environmental protection of Mallorca.
Inspirational, ability to be innovative and outside of the box thinking
His passion is collecting art and design, as well as spending time with his family in their Tramuntana home.
English, Czech and Mallorquin