Beachhead Advisor, South East Asia
Andrew is based in Kuala Lumpur and is an executive director at Datacom, responsible for its Asian business which includes delivery centres in Malaysia and Philippines.
Andrew has been working in Asia for 15 years, living in Malaysia since 2004 and holds Bachelor of Business and a Bachelor of IT. Andrew has worked for Datacom over the past 17 years in both Australia and Malaysia, having moved to live in Malaysia in 2004.
During his time with Datacom, Andrew has driven the expansion and growth of Datacom’s technology services business in Asia as well as building a global services delivery capability to service North American and European markets.
While in Asia, Andrew has managed the build out of new facilities and infrastructure to support growing businesses in both Malaysia and Philippines, and worked to create operational capabilities to scale a diverse, highly skilled, multi-lingual work force.
Key strengths that Andrew brings to Datacom include an in-depth understanding of how business in Malaysia, Philippines and the wider ASEAN region operates, deep technical proficiency in a number of technology areas and a commitment to driving continuous service improvement through the use of empowered human capital.
Advisory areasSetting up and operating business in Malaysia and Philippines, scaling businesses and expanding in region through workforce growth and the expansion of infrastructure, offshoring and global service delivery from Asia and the domestic technology services sector in Malaysia.
Tech services, smart data, governance.
Andrew has specific experience working within Malaysia, Philippines and Australia.