An economics graduate, Andy is also a Chartered Accountant who moved into industry shortly after qualification. Andy worked with two major Northern PLC’s in various senior positions, including Managing Director in a Christmas Cracker and Party Business.
In 2002, Andy took the decision to move into a portfolio finance career, specialising in steering SME businesses through their various growth challenges and issues. Andy currently works as a Regional Director with the FD Centre, the leading provider of part-time FD’s in the UK.
Andy also enjoys engaging in training and mentoring support to smaller businesses, often writing his own material.
In addition, he provides non-executive and mentoring guidance to companies’ chief executives who can benefit from his contacts and knowledge.
Out of hours, Andy loves to watch rugby league and cricket.