Andy is an executive coach with The Fast Forward Group. He is an optimist who helps startup founders and technology execs in Asia scale their companies, teams, and themselves. His passion for coaching and guiding people to fulfill their ambition comes from his own experience of having an executive coach and seeing firsthand how coaching helped him to become a more authentic leader.
Andy began his career at Accenture as a strategy consultant and later took on leadership roles at Google, Facebook and Stripe. During 10 years at Facebook, he helped the company set up its regional headquarters in Singapore and built the SMB team into a multi-billion dollar business. He was most proud of helping millions of businesses succeed and create new jobs on Facebook, and also serving as the company’s executive sponsor for diversity in Asia.
Andy holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley, an MBA from The Wharton School and he received his coaching certification from the Co-active Training Institute. Originally from California, Andy now lives in Singapore with his wife and two kids.