Andy is a creative business leader with a passion for helping business owners succeed professionally and personally.
He has operated at a senior level in major manufacturing and large public sector organisations, and in small family owned and start-up businesses.
Andyâ€™s particular expertise is in business development (sales and marketing), leadership, vision and values, and business planning. He has specialist knowledge in the sustainabilityÂ and Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, areas.
Andy studied industrial designÂ at university and has always brings this creativity into hisÂ work. InÂ 17 years with Europeâ€™s leading glass manufacturer, Ardagh Glass, Andy developed through a range of design, marketing, strategy and business developmentÂ roles, culminating in winning a Queens Award for Enterprise in 2003 for Sustainable Business.
This is where Andy first worked with Graham Scott and began to fully understand the power of investing in people and their development.
Andyâ€™sÂ MBA and coaching qualificationsÂ developed his passions for leadership, communications and business/CSR strategy. He hasÂ grown two SME businesses during the recession and his focus is now to help businessÂ leaders to do best, what matters most. To plan, to inspire others through great leadership and to deliver growing, sustainable businesses. Working with the Learning and Development Consortium helps him to do this.