Andy is a qualified accountant and corporate treasurer with over 25 years’ finance experience. He has held senior finance roles at db symmetry Ltd, Urban&Civic plc, Terrace Hill Group plc, Goodman International, Travelodge Ltd and Chelsfield plc and has raised c.£2.5Bn of debt capital via the bond, private placement and banking markets, as well as being involved with various listed equity issuances.
At Terrace Hill Group plc, Andy was the finance lead on the 2,500 unit PRS portfolio as well as being responsible for the financial integration of the Manchester ‘Renaissance’ Hotel into the group and also the funding of the Stansted ‘Hampton by Hilton’. In addition to this, Andy also appraised, negotiated and documented JVs.
Andy was a non-executive director of Poplar HARCA, a London housing association with approximately 9,000 assets, for over 3 years, where he sat on the main board and also the audit and risk committee.
Prior to this Andy was an accountant and treasurer in the media sector. Andy holds fellowships from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, the Association of Corporate Treasurers and the Royal Society of Arts and is a graduate of the University of Warwick.