Andy has over 25 years’ experience in the media, software, internet and telecoms industries and held key roles in companies ranging from start-ups to multinationals including EY, Philips, British Telecom, Freeserve and most recently Opera Mediaworks. He brings financial expertise combined with commercial and operational knowledge and experience of the early and mid-stages of business, having specialised in fast growth companies, finance raising and M&A.
He also has considerable experience and expertise in the field of data security and transfer. He was a founding member of the Information Systems Audit division at EY and was responsible for IT Audit and security for UK and Europe for Philips Electronics. Andy has worked across the Telecoms and ISP industry with focus and responsibility for data security and transfer.