Andrew holds the internationally recognised financial planning qualification of a Certified Financial Planner being a Fellow of the UK body which is the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments. Andrew is a fellow of the Personal Financial Society and also has the Chartered Financial Planner status. Andrew has obtained the specialist Chartered Wealth Manager investment qualification reserved for investment advisers and fund managers. Finally, Andrew maintains his Society of Later Life Advisers accreditation which he holds after specialist training in the needs of those in later life.
Outside work, Andrew enjoys his family, time with friends, walks with his Labradors, cycling and motor biking and the occasional clay and game shoot.