Andrew has significant experience in a diverse range of roles in pharmaceutical manufacture across Engineering, Technical, IT and Quality. With early experience in mining, petrochemicals and the water industry.
He has involved significant multinational experience and leading multinational teams in Japan, Asia Pac., the EU, UK, USA, South America and Africa. Considerable demonstrated experience of influencing and working with external bodies and different business functions internally to executive level, in order to drive direction and delivery of business-critical activity.
Recognized industry-wide for an enthusiasm and the ability to influence, motivate and lead others, with a key skill set in identifying key talent and nurturing and developing that key talent with articles on the subject published. Accredited to Green Belt status on Lean Sigma techniques, and Black Belt trained on Lean and Six Sigma, coupled with experience of using and teaching McKinsey Transformation techniques, as well as being trained as a Coach.
Joint patent holder for two patents in semi-continuous blending of active pharmaceutical ingredients and in filling technology for dry powder respiratory products.