Andrew is a Senior Research Associate at ODI, an independent development think-tank in London. His main current area of interest is the changing overall architecture of development finance.
Among other publications, he has co-authored “Horizon 2025: Creative Destruction in the Aid Industry” with Homi Kharas (2012), “The Age of Choice: Developing Countries in the New Landscape” with Romilly Greenhill and Annalisa Prizzon (2013), and two recent papers on supporting social enterprises from a development perspective (2014).
From 2009-2011, Andrew was on the staff of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and advised its Development Assistance Committee. His team analyzed trends in global development finance.
From 2006 to 2008 Andrew was head of the Human Development Group at the UK Department for International Development (DFID), responsible for overall policy on health, HIV-AIDS and education. He represented the UK within major international partnerships and initiatives in these areas.
Andrew had earlier spent 26 years (1976-2003) on the staff of the World Bank, including management assignments as country and sector director and as Special Representative to the European Union, followed by three years as a research fellow with ODI in London.
He has consulted for several other development agencies. He is a non-executive director of a UK-based international NGO. He holds degrees in economics from Cambridge University and the LSE. He is a dual national of Italy and the UK. He is married, with two grown-up sons.
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