Andrew has more than 15 years of experience in a broad range of IT audit, financial/operational audit, and finance operations roles. Following his service in the U.S. Air Force, Andrew started his professional services career at one of the world’s largest public accounting firms, working on IT internal audit and controls assurance engagements in various industries including financial services, retail, wholesale distribution, technology and healthcare. Next, Andrew joined a multibillion-dollar global cosmetics company to build the IT audit and data analytics program focusing on integrating IT audit concepts into financial and operational audits. Andrew later was appointed to lead the global internal audit department responsible for financial, operational, IT and continuous audit for the organization, operating in more than 30 markets globally.
Most recently, Andrew was appointed to lead the finance organization for a nearly $1 billion region. In this capacity, Andrew led day-to-day finance and accounting functions as well as the transformation of the forecasting function by implementing a Monte Carlo simulation model to substantially improve the quality and accuracy of sales forecasts.
Andrew is now a director in Baker Tilly’s risk advisory group delivering internal controls to solutions clients across a range of industries and the public sector. His approach is to provide value-added assistance and advice while conducting all types of engagements to build collaborative relationships.