Andy joined INTRAC in September 2019 as Digital Communications and Marketing Officer. Previously he was Marketing and Communications Officer for Cecily’s Fund, a small UK NGO which works to support orphaned and vulnerable children in Zambia. Prior to that, he was a communications intern for a multi-agency humanitarian initiative, the Emergency Capacity Building (ECB) Project. Through the Project, six agencies – CARE, Catholic Relief Services, Mercy Corps, Oxfam GB, Save the Children, and World Vision – collaborated to build the capacity of their national staff. During this time, Andy was based at the offices of Oxfam GB.
Andy studied at Keele University, where he earned a BA in Politics and International Relations (2010) and an MA in Diplomatic Studies (2011). His MA dissertation focused on the negotiations which resulted in the return of Hong Kong to Chinese sovereignty in 1997.