Andrew was appointed Director of Estates & Facilities for AET in 2008 bringing with him over thirty years’ experience in the management and strategic development of large educational estates. Andrew comes from an engineering background and gained his experience across universities, colleges and schools and liaising with various government departments and local authorities.
Andrew has effectively delivered transformational change in managing numerous multi-million pound projects as well as major publicly funded capital maintenance and priority building programmes. He ensures that the estate is compliant, economical and sustainable.
Using his strong knowledge and experience within the education sector he is able to find new and innovative ways of advising on, and ensuring delivery of, quality support estate and facility services in education which allows academy leaders, teachers, staff and students to focus on their primary task.
Andrew is a member of the Multi-Academy Trust Capital Maintenance Network steering group initiated by the Department of Education and advises other trusts on the development of their strategic estate plans.
Director of Estates and Facilities