Andrew joined French Duncan as IT Director in May 2016. Prior to this he worked for Kingston Smith LLP as IT Director.
Andrew has 20 years’ experience in conceiving and delivering best in class innovative IT solutions for professional services and has documented case studies to demonstrate this. His experience covers aspects such as IT strategy, project management, service delivery, business intelligence, data protection, cloud computing and business process management.
Andrew has held senior positions within a number of key IT associations for IT Directors. The associations promoted the provision, exchange and sharing of information between the IT Departments of top professional services firms.
He leads the IT function at French Duncan by staying ahead of business to business trends and deploys selected technology to streamline the business proposition. Working with the Managing Partner, he ensures that the IT strategy is aligned to the business goals to delivers significant benefits to both staff and clients. This includes developing key core competencies and adding innovative technology to gain market advantage.
In 2020 Andrew launched FD Intelligence, French Duncan's specialist Robot Process Automation (RPA) spin-off, which assists clients to use intelligent software often called a ‘robots’ to undertake repeatable tasks on a computer which would otherwise be performed by a human. For more see: www.fdintelligence.co.uk.