Audi Division Director, Jardine Motor Co
Andy has 30 years operational automotive experience working across multiple brands which include volume, premium and high luxury. The last 24 years have been in management with 18 years at Divisional Brand Director level.
Andy is recognised for his ability to manage and lead large scaled automotive divisions & has a flawless record of turning failing stores & divisions around as well as taking them from good to great. He is currently responsible for a turnover annually of £630 million, with over 1000 employees.
Reg Vardy /Pendragon plc
1986 to 1998 – Started with Reg Vardy Plc as a Trainee Sales Executive promoted to General Manager across multiple volume franchises.
1998 – 2014 – Various Brand Director roles
2014 – Jardine Motors Group Brand Director
Andy’s participation has been made possible through Speakers for Schools partnership with the UK Automotive 30% Club and his school talks will include a focus on inspiring girls to consider opportunities in the automotive sector and encouraging all students to aim high.
He is also supporting the UK Automotive 30% Club 30/30/30 campaign.