Andrew is a professional business manager, having been actively involved in the retirement village industry since 2004, including as Chief Operating Officer of Australian Retirement Communities and (following acquisition by Stockland) as Victorian Regional Manager of Stockland Retirement Living until December 2007.
In these roles Andrew was responsible for all aspects of managing and operating Australian Retirement Communities including setting strategy, and managing and leading a team of 50 people in retirement village development, construction and operations. He has also undertaken hands-on responsibility for sourcing new properties, obtaining planning permits, assessing village designs and overseeing of village construction, sales and operations.
Together with RCA’s other directors and owners, Andrew has developed RCA’s strategy and business platform and, as Managing Director, is responsible the day-to-day management of RCA. Andrew is also a Registered Building Practitioner,
Prior to his involvement in the retirement living sector Andrew was a Chartered Accountant and Investment Banker for over 20 years.