Andy is an experienced individual with expertise in disaster and emergency management. He brings a unique blend of senior and strategic law enforcement experience coupled with an expert operational and policy understanding in Disaster and Emergency Management.
A former UK police officer with 30 years of operational policing, he has led the efforts in many difficult policing and disaster responses.
Since 2009, his exposure to natural hazard disasters as a tactical and strategic leader has evolved into a deep and developed interest in international disaster management and resilience.
In 2020 he founded The Resilience Group Ltd to create a business that can offer individual, community and organisational resilience development.
He works locally and globally with major agencies, charities, academia and across government providing insight and support to developing better approaches to keeping people safe in crisis situations.