Andrew joined the University at the end of 2011 and is responsible for financial matters across the University as well as procurement.
After graduating from the University of Birmingham Andrew qualified as a Chartered Accountant with EY. Most of his career has been in the retail sector where he spent 17 years with Kingfisher plc in various financial and general management roles. During this period he was based in Hong Kong for six years where he was responsible for Kingfisher’s global supply chain.
He has a keen interest in environmental issues and is a non-executive director of The Forest Trust and The Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges. He is also President of ICAEW Members in Scotland and is a member of the Training and Development Committee of the British Universities Finance Directors’ Group.