A Chartered Accountant, Andrew has a held a variety of senior finance and operational roles in the legal sector, financial services, manufacturing and publishing having qualified with KPMG in London. Andrew was appointed as Finance Director at Shepherd and Wedderburn in September 2019. He was previously Head of Finance, UK Retail with Standard Life Aberdeen operating as the Finance Director for SLA’s wrap platform and advice businesses, having joined Standard Life in early 2014. Previously, Andrew held a variety of strategic and operational financial and commercial senior leadership roles with the Royal Bank of Scotland in the UK and India. Andy has led significant change programmes in in the UK, Europe and Asia which have enabled him to work across a number of different cultures and disciplines. Andy brings expertise in setting and executing financial and commercial strategy, rigorous risk management and operational excellence with a continuous improvement philosophy and is a Lean Sigma Black Belt.