A FTSE board level leader working as an advisor, mentor and coach to current and emerging leaders.

Background

Andrew is a management consultant with 20 years experience. He spent 10 years at Deloitte Consulting and 10 years at BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. At BAE Systems, Andrew was a member of the executive team holding a number of roles. As Head of Consulting, he was responsible for 450 consultants. As Vodafone Client Partner, he worked with members of the Group Executive, building the strategic partnership. As a management consultant, Andrew has significant experience in programme management, programme turnarounds, business change and organisation design. Andrew joined Gartner as a Senior Executive Partner in 2017. 

Today

Andrew works with leaders across a range of organisations including the FTSE, Big 4 and small businesses. He also works with Warwick Business School. He fulfill a number of roles:

• An advisor to senior clients who are accountable for leading transformational change, delivering a major change programme, or turning around a failing programme.
• An advisor to business owners who want to grow their businesses and increase their ROI.
• A mentor and coach to senior individuals who want/need to develop their efficacy as leaders.
• A tutor on the Warwick Business School MBA programme.

Qualifications & Accreditations

Andrew holds a BA Honours from Exeter University, an MBA from Warwick Business School, an MSc in Executive Coaching from Ashridge Business School, and has studied Professional Services Leadership at Harvard. From a coaching perspective, Andrew is accredited to Master Practitioner level by the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC). 

FEEDBACK:

"I worked with Andrew between 2005-2014 at BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. Andrew was part of my senior executive and offers a wealth of leadership and advisory experience. Andrew is very people orientated and mentored many of our up and coming leaders. He also has strong business acumen and client facing skills. As client partner for Vodafone, he architected the strategic partnership between Vodafone and BAE Systems." Martin Sutherland, CEO De La Rue

Access to a Professional & Experienced Network

Over the last two decades, Andrew has built a wide network of professional and experienced coaches and mentors - who operate independently or part of an organisation. Working with Andrew means having access to working with these individuals and organisations too. 

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