Andrew is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Licenced Insolvency Practitioner who joined Rowlands in August 2012 prior to joining the Azets Group. He has 25 years’ experience in both practice and industry across numerous sectors and in a variety of businesses, from sole traders and owner managers through to large limited companies.
After moving from practice to industry, Andrew spent a number of years as the financial controller/operations director of two manufacturing businesses who were involved across international markets. He also has significant experience in construction and transport.
A move into the world of insolvency in 2005 saw a change in direction. Following first time passes in the CPI and JIEB exams, an Insolvency Licence was obtained in 2009. Andrew’s experience has enabled him to advise on a wide range of issues and across all areas – from formal appointments through distressed sales to stakeholder management. Taking a hands-on, pro-active approach and drawing from experiences gained throughout his career Andrew looks to develop practical, commercial solutions to the many diverse problems faced by SME businesses.