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Andy Symmonds

Andy Symmonds

Andy is a specialist in Procurement, Sales & Marketing, project management, strategy formulation and negotiation. He has over twenty years business experience with large organisations and now focuses on business learning. Andy has lived in the UK, Netherlands and is currently working out of Bucharest, Romania - which gives him a strong multicultural perspective.

Andy was born and educated in the UK, graduating with a degree in Business Studies and a Diploma in Marketing.

During his career to date he worked for two global organisations, Unilever and the Johnson Family of companies. Andy managed a global procurement team focusing on key category areas. He was European Manager for Strategic Sourcing with DiverseyLever before becoming a Global Director for Corporate Strategic Sourcing. His annual spend in these roles was in excess of €100 million. During this period he designed, developed and delivered training events for procurement managers around the world across all categories. Latterly Andy held a senior commercial position as the Managing Director of South East Europe with full P&L responsibility.

Andy moved from the procurement role to sales and marketing, with responsibility for Central and Eastern Europe. After two years in this position he took he position as Sales Director for Central and Eastern Europe, Turkey Africa Middle East. During this period he was responsible for the structure and development of the sales teams in a very dynamic and expanding business environment, as well as working directly on the development clients. Working as a leader on both sides of the business has given Andy genuine insights into how the two functions work and interconnect.

Latterly Andy held a senior commercial position as the Managing Director of South East Europe with full P&L responsibility.

Contact Details

Office: +44 (0) 1527 861 113
Mobile: +31 (0) 61 0391 665
Email: andy.symmonds@grangepartnership.com