Andrew leads strategy development for social outcomes contracts here at Bridges. These are an innovative form of financing that allows charities and social enterprises to deliver innovative services for vulnerable individuals. Commissioned by central and local government, repayments are only made once social outcome milestones are achieved.
Prior to Bridges, Andrew was CEO of a social enterprise MicroCred Banque, the largest microfinance bank in Madagascar, and a member of the supervisory boards of the leading microfinance banks in Senegal and China. Prior to his work in social enterprise, Andrew spent eight years working in cooperatives and mutual businesses in the UK, driving operational and financial performance, and wider stakeholder impact. He has also worked as a strategy consultant for McKinsey and Company.
Andrew read Mathematics and Philosophy at Oxford, and holds an MBA from INSEAD. He is a mentor for the On Purpose Associate programme, which helps talented young people to work with leading social enterprises in the UK.