Andy has a background in teaching and education management, and was Academic Director of a large language academy in Barcelona for 6 years. He also has experience with an international children’s NGO, managing education projects in East Africa. Andy holds a Bachelors degree in Economics, and a Masters degree in International Development from LSE. He is also a mentor with Impact Lab, supporting early-stage social entrepreneurs in building viable business ventures.
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School for Social Entrepreneurs
Andy was firstly responsible for planning and implementing a communications strategy and launch event for SSE’s new £6 million partnership with Lloyds Banking Group. He also secured funding for, and designed, a bespoke 2-day training event, delivered by SSE on behalf of the Goldman Sachs Foundation, for 35 social enterprise leaders. In addition, he conducted research into strategies to effect income diversification and raise earned income through development of a new product
At HCT Group, Andy conducted a review of the company’s procurement policy and practice in order to make the company’s purchasing more strategic and more cost-efficient. He also ran competitive tenders in two major spend categories, realising significant cost savings and raising the number of socially-responsible and environmentally-responsible suppliers in HCT Group’s supply chains.
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