Andy has broad experience in all aspects of IT, both as a provider and consumer of IT services, in roles varying from hardware and software development through to business analysis, business continuity management and project management.
Before joining Claranet, Andy was the IT Director at 2e2, a large UK IT services and solution provider. He was responsible for systems and infrastructure to support a rapidly growing and complex business, integrating several substantial acquisitions.
Andy has also worked in senior IT management and R&D roles for Siemens Network Systems Limited (now part of KCOM Group), 3Com UK Ltd and in the public sector (Higher Education).Andy holds degrees in Physics from Nottingham University, Computer Science from Aston University, a PhD in Image Processing also from Aston University and a Certified Diploma in Accounting and Finance (ACCA).
Andy joined Claranet as CIO in October 2013.