Andy, a Chartered Civil Engineer, joined Owen Williams in 1997, which was acquired by Amey in 2006. He was appointed Managing Director of Amey Consulting in 2008, which he grew to be one of the leading engineering and technical consultancies in the UK, as well as taking Amey onto three further continents and winning the Sheffield PFI contract. He also increased the portfolio of the Consulting Business to include Highways and Rail from 2009.
Andy was appointed CEO of Amey in 2016 and successfully navigated the business through a period of transition that included growing the strategic infrastructure business, securing significant contracts and fully establishing the Complex Facilities business from the defence joint venture. Andy also successfully navigated the business through a difficult dispute leading to the exit of the Birmingham PFI highways contract and an overall restructure to improve efficiency within the business. In August 2020, Andy was appointed Chairman of Matrix Networks, an independent multi-utility infrastructure provider.