chairman, , board member and agent of change
A highly accomplished senior global retail executive, with more than 48 years of experience, leading some of the world’s most respected retail brands. These include Harrods and House of Fraser in the UK, Brown Thomas in Ireland, Holt Renfrew in Canada, Saks Fifth Avenue in the US, Woolworths in South Africa and the Karstadt Group in Germany.
Andrew is now based in London, working with international retailers and private equity organisations as an advisory, Board member or Chair. These include Ted Baker International, Lion Capital International, Alpha Wealth SA and Boschendal Wine Estate in South Africa.
He is actively involved with The Prince’s Trust in the UK, where he Chairs the ‘Retail, Hospitality and Leisure’ Board. The Prince’s Trust have benefitted of the sales of his highly successful debut book “Almost is Not Good Enough – How to Win and Lose in Retail.”