Andy is a highly commercial and adaptable Financial Director with over 25 years’ experience gained across several business sectors with companies of various sizes. He is passionate about adding value though his collaborative and results driven approach. He is comfortable driving both the business strategy and being hands on building a best in class finance function.
In the last 5 years has worked in a high growth FMCG business, building out sales channels (online, wholesale & retail) and being part of a management team that has grown the business by over 25% a year for 5 consecutive years. Prior to that he took a lead role in driving the commercial performance of large UK business in the telco sector, prioritising investment, integrating acquisitions and improving processes to deliver the strategy.
Andy qualified with KPMG in 1996 with whom he spent almost 9 years, 5 of which were in California focused on Hi-Tech clients doing a mixture of advisory and audit including a couple of IPO’s.
He tackles issues with a positive attitude and is very approachable. He strongly believes that the right people and culture are key to business success. He is married with two children.