Andrew lives and works in Perth, Western Australia. He is married, with two children.
Andrew has a wide range of experience across business ownership, management and leadership, consulting, political engagement and advocacy.
Leveraging strong analytical traits with an ability to communicate and engage with stakeholders, Andrew seeks to build productive capacity in the teams and projects he works with and leads.
Andrew is highly productive, applying his strong knowledge of information technology, design thinking and process management.
Worked in partnership with the Federal Government's Department of Industry, Innovation and Science to deliver the Entrepreneurs' Programme, which incorporated the delivery of management consulting advice and support to help firms to achieve their objectives.
Established a new business unit within CCI with a distinct brand designed to provide specific advocacy, networking and support for small business.
Represented and advocated for the views of the business sector, across industry sectors including resources and energy, climate change and environment, transport and construction.
Managed the process of Questions on Notice and Question Time at Parliament House, ensuring that both questions and answers were managed, prepared and responded to as required. Provided policy support to the Premier. Seconded to work in the Office of the Minister for Planning and Infrastructure to provide policy advice with respect to climate change and sustainability.
Oversaw the financial management and performance of 197 sites and 4 ports, representing an annual operating expenditure of close to $100m. Additionally I performed financial analysis and strategic assessments against a range of merger and acquisition targets. Led a project to review, improve and optimise the efficiency of logistics management and storage patterns across the entire network of grain storage sites.
Inducted through the Department's Graduate program for the Group Finance Division, which saw me spend time working across various elements of the business including finance, asset management, and budgeting. Excelled in asset management which saw me seconded into a newly established Strategic Asset Management unit, tasked with identifying new and efficient methods of asset structuring.