Andy is married with 3 children, enjoys watching his football team Manchester City along with his children’s football and hockey teams. Sunday morning he spends on the pitch coaching Altrincham Kersal’s under 11s rugby team. Andy founded Beech Tree Private Equity with Paul in October 2014. Andy previously ran the Manchester office of Gresham Private Equity where he was also a member of the board. He led the financial services and support services team nationally. Andy has led numerous deals during his time in private equity including Ansa, Giles, Hotter, LAS, ICR Integrity and James Grant Group. Andy has over 20 years’ private equity experience as an investor. He joined Gresham Private Equity in 2003 from AMP Henderson in Australia, having previously worked with NatWest Equity partners in Manchester. Andy sits on the investment committee and the boards of FluentMoney and Learnlight.