Andrew joins the Blue Giraffe family heading up the European and MENA division. A former professional rugby player, Andrew enjoyed representing Ireland at various levels up to the Irish national sevens team. His sporting highlight is winning the European Cup in 1999 with his home province ‘Ulster Rugby’ in front of 50,000 Ulster supporters in Dublin. Outside the sporting arena and in the world of business, he has run his own integrated marketing communications agency for 10 years and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. With a wealth of management and playing experience, he possesses the perfect mix when supporting the range of talent the agency represents. He has provided sporting consultancy for Ulster rugby and more recently worked with a leading 24hr LeMans team in sponsorship activation and digital media analysis. He continues to work closely with the Butch Harmon School of Golf in Dubai. Andrew believes the characteristics needed to succeed in sport provide the essential basis for success in business. A firm believer that teamwork, dedication and discipline required for sport will transcend into the work place adding value to clients and peers alike.
He lives by the old saying “It’s not the will to win that matters—everyone has that. It’s the will to prepare to win that matters.”
Andrew plays his golf out of Royal Portrush Golf Club