was installed as Master on 12 December 2013.
He studied music at Manchester, London and Cambridge Universities, and at the Royal Academy of Music.
After a spell of working as Musical Director at Blackpool Pleasure Beach he became a teacher and is, at present, Head of Senior School at The Harrodian School in Barnes, West London.
After ten years as a member of the Court of Common Council
(the local authority for the City of London) Andrew
was elected Alderman for the Ward of Vintry in December 2001.
He has been Chairman of the Board of Governors of both the City of London School for Girls and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
At present he is Chairman of the Montessori St Nicholas Charity and a member of the Board of the Barbican Centre.
Andrew has been the Organist at St James' Garlickhythe for 30 years.
He is a member of the following livery companies: Musicians' Company (Master 2011-12), Vintners' Company (Court Assistant), Joiners & Ceilers' Company (Court Assistant), Water Conservators' Company (Hon. Liveryman), Horners' Company (Hon. Freeman), and the Parish Clerks' Company (Master 2006-07).