Andy is responsible for developing and growing EEF’s membership in Yorkshire and the Humber.
He leads EEF’s policy and external affairs activity in the region, making sure members gain maximum value for their membership by utilising services and support available. Andy is able to raise the profile of EEF member companies locally and nationally by working with partner organisations and regional media. He’s also in charge of designing and delivering a programme of regional events which enable members to share best practice, network, and learn from experts.
Prior to this, Andy had been in the army since 1984, graduating from the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst where he served in a number of theatres and operational tours. On leaving the Army, Andy headed up Business Link Humberside until the regional Business Links merged. Andy is chairman of the board of North Lindsey College in Lincolnshire.