Andy is responsible for leading the organization’s Financial Services portfolio across 12 European markets.<br/> <br/>He is a member of EY’s Global Financial Services (FS) Executive, and originally joined EY from the insurance industry in the 1990s. Andy is recognized as a leading expert on regulation and financial services in the Eurozone, and is a regulator commentator on these topics in print and broadcast media. <br/> <br/>With his expertise on issues affecting the European insurance sector, Andy has also collaborated on a number of industry-wide initiatives related to governance and risk management, including acting as the insurance expert on a G30 initiative assessing the role of governance in the financial crisis. He has published joint studies with the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) on risk and underwriting in the SME and mid-corporate sectors, and has been the lead judge of the British Insurance Awards (BIA) since 2007. He is currently is the Global Financial Services Leader.