Andy is the founder and Director of Firetail, a strategy consulting firm based in London and Berlin. He has over 20 years’ experience as a strategy consultant and is a senior advisor to leaders of charities, NGOs, foundations and social enterprises. He has led engagements for clients including the Royal Society, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the United Nations, the Queens Commonwealth Trust, the Royal Society of Chemistry, the International Science Council, the World Wide Web Foundation and many others. He was previously Head of Strategy at Cancer Research UK.
He is an active angel investor supporting a number of innovative, impact driven startups and sits on the board of the humanitarian news agency, The New Humanitarian. Andy holds a degree in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Oxford.