After 16 years in the Royal Navy, Andy moved to the charity sector, firstly in an operational role before becoming the Campaign Manager of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution. He has since worked as a consultant with many businesses and charities, helping to inform and inspire their vision. In recent years, he has helped to establish a £100m transformational appeal for the MS Society, a £1b campaign for the Alzheimer’s Society as well as major appeals for the Cornwall Air Ambulance, NHS Trusts, Dementia Support and a £1m gala dinner for The Royal Marines Charity. He founded The Inspiration Bureau to provide specialist advice to many different businesses, individuals, charities and events, helping to reshape and present their proposition presentations in a personal, motivating and dynamic way.
In this podcast Andy talks about different aspects of his life and career and the importance of being authentic in life and well as the role authenticity plays in fundraising and in shaping personal and corporate propositions.