Trade Commissioner, Beijing
Andrew is our Trade Commissioner based in Beijing, China, where he helps lead NZTE’s work to support businesses grow their exports into China.
Previously, Andrew held the position of Regional Director for Europe where he oversaw NZTE’s offices and stakeholder relationships across the region.
Andrew has also held the role of NZTE Customer Director, leading a team of Customer Managers in Auckland and ensuring the delivery of high quality services to New Zealand companies.
Andrew returned to New Zealand in 2009 after 18 years in China and Japan. During this time he held a number of NZTE roles, including Director, China - overseeing the operations of all NZTE's offices and key relationships in China, one of our most important trade partners. He also held the positions of Trade Commissioner in Shanghai and Trade Commissioner in Tokyo.
Before joining NZTE, Andrew worked in marketing and accounting roles in the automotive industry in Japan and food and beverage sector in New Zealand.
In addition to English, Andrew is fluent in Japanese. Andrew has a conjoint Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Auckland and carried out further study at Hiroshima University in Japan.
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Fax: +86 10 6532 5261
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