Andrew is a Senior Research Associate with the Development Strategy and Finance Team at ODI.
His main area of interest is the changing architecture of development co-operation. He has published extensively on the subject (recently, Financing the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals: A Rough Roadmap, for ODI, and After Brexit: New Opportunities for Global Good in the National Interest, for Center for Global Development (CGD).
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 the global development finance system, with a special focus on multilateral agencies.
From 2006 to 2008 Andrew headed 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 on the staff of the World Bank, including management assignments as both Country and Sector Director and as Special Representative to the European Union. He was also a resident manager in Central Europe and in West Africa.
He has advised several other development agencies and international initiatives. He holds degrees in economics from Cambridge University and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). He is a dual national of Italy and the UK.