As managing director, Andy is responsible for the overall performance of the regulated business and for providing strategic advice and guidance to the board. A chartered civil engineer turned economist, he has more than 25 years' experience in the water sector, holding roles both overseas and in the UK. Andy was appointed managing director in 2016 having previously been Wessex Water's director of regulation and customer services since 2012 and head of regulation, policy and audit since 2002.
Andy was appointed to the board of Wessex Water Services in August 2012. Co-chair of Wessex Water's joint venture billing company, Pelican Business Services, he is also a council member for the industry trade association, Water UK. He is chair of Wessex WaterAid, which has raised more than £1.5m for the charity over the past 10 years.