Andrew is a business-focused IT leader experienced in aligning IT investments with business objectives to meet strategic business goals. His experience enables him to assess and evaluate application strategies, differentiate IT investments required based on the contribution to business needs, and prioritize accordingly. He has built and led large program teams, implemented ERP (SAP and Oracle) and procurement systems (Ariba) on a global basis, and is well-versed in managing technology within the FDA regulatory framework established for Medical Device companies.
Previous to St Jude Medical, Andrew was an Associate Partner in IBM’s Business Consulting Services. In over 15 years of consulting (IBM, Oracle, EDS), he managed business transformation projects and implemented business systems in many functional areas including financial management, order and customer management, engineering, manufacturing, and procurement, and in many industries including manufacturing (medical device, automotive, electronics, high-tech, consumer products, textiles), financial services (credit card processing, insurance), and federal government.