For the first 27 years of Andy’s career he collected a wide variety of industry experience with roles including Chief Executive, General Manager and Commercial Manager . More recently, Andy has devoted time, experience & resource into a business in Leadership Advancement and Business Improvement Coaching. He sits on the boards of several private companies and coaches many senior executives in Australia, New Zealand and Asia.
As a co-founder of Grey Matters he has a passion for making sure the wealth of knowledge available to business owners is broadened and accessible as a resource for them to unlock their full business a personal potential.
Andy is an experienced Chief Executive, General Manager and Commercial Manager with over 27 years in a variety of roles. More recently, Andy has devoted time, experience & resource into a business in leadership Advancement and Business Improvement Coaching.
Key achievements include:
20 years of financial, commercial and general management roles with high achievements and endorsements along the way.
Mining industry managing financial and commercial portfolios, group project management with the 3 leading mining contractor companies within Australia.
Successfully presided over significant redevelopments and greenfield mining projects.
lead the realignment and expansion of a large, regional retail hardware group that continue to reap the benefits of Andy’s work as CEO during his 3-year contract. Engaging with and connecting people are Andy’s key passions.
The last 7 years in have been dedicated to Leadership Development and Coaching Consulting roles through his own consulting business. Testimony to Andy’s ability and success are the tier one businesses Andy can call his clients: EG: BHPB Western Australian Iron Ore, BMA Coal at six Queensland Open cut mines, coaching at Xero Accounting Software, senior team facilitation work with Glencore Zinc sites around Australia, and leadership coaching on the two major infrastructure road projects in Sydney: Northconnex and Westconnex.
Andy is the consulting CEO to the Mudgee based A1 Earthworx with 65 employees and can include a net tripling of A1’s bottom line to the list of improvements implemented there.
Andy’s work with business in Australia and The Asia Pacific covers facilitation of learning and coaching drawing primarily from the field of neuro-leadership including the highly regarded philosophies around high personal performance and positive psychology.
He has well over 5,000 hours of business and personal coaching across a range of industries and business leaders at all levels and a long list of referees willing to attest to his achievements.