Andrew has been a patient of the NHS since its inception in 1948, a patient of the Paddington Green Surgery since 1975 and is a member of their Patient Participation Group.
Andrew has a BSc in Chemistry and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. The majority of his working life was spent in employee relations in the electricity supply industry where latterly his responsibilities included management of a small occupational health service.
Since retiring Andrew has been a pension fund trustee and is currently chairman of the management company of the block of flats where he lives. He enjoys watching cricket and he is a member of MCC and Sussex CCC.