Vice President, Communication
Andrew heads the communication team in global strategy & business development for Statoil. He supports executive vice president John Knight by managing government, industry and other key stakeholder relationships in the UK. He joined Statoil in September 2012 from his position as British high commissioner to Nigeria in the British foreign & commonwealth office (FCO). Prior to taking up his post in Nigeria, Andrew was director of corporate services for the FCO, aiming to reform the way its people, buildings and money are run. Previously, he was the senior foreign policy adviser on Africa to the British Foreign Secretary. Andrew was a governor of the School of Oriental and African Studies and was awarded an MBE for services to British Industry and a CMG for diplomacy. He has a BSc in financial economics from the University of London, and MBAs from London Business School and Columbia University in New York.