A 20 year corporate sales career within large IT organisations culminated with Andrew as Sales & Marketing Director of Siemens Computer Systems. Since 1999 he has co-founded 2 successful technology businesses, growing them both in Europe and the US. In 2003 he successfully exited his last business via a trade sale to its largest client. An inspirational influencer and motivator, a fascinated student of the complex dynamics of motivation and happiness, Andrew has since been coaching executives, individuals, entrepreneurs and teams in business to achieve and exceed their highest objectives. Alongside this work, as a Dealmaker for the UK Government Global Entrepreneur Programme he uses his skills and experience to encourage Foreign Direct Investment in the UK and to help entrepreneurs and their businesses go global from a UK HQ. As Tech City Champion, he focuses on fuelling the growth of the entrepreneurial ecosystem in one of the world’s fastest growing creative digital and tech clusters.