Andrew is the Chief Executive of the North East Fund Company and outgoing Chief Executive of North East Finance. Andrew managed the £160m JEREMIE fund for the North East LEP region.
As Chief Executive of the North East Fund Company, Andrew will lead the set-up and launch phase of the North East Fund, which will deliver £120m of investment for SMEs across Durham, Northumberland and Tyne and Wear.
Andrew has worked in banking and management consulting, including a period as an entrepreneur. Additionally, he has helped raised structural funds managed by the Department of Communities and Local Government.