Andrew Pawley

Andrew is an experienced management consultant and facilitator, focusing on the professional services sector. Working up to and including board level, he specialises in the delivery of leadership programmes designed to increase performance and engagement.

Focusing extensively on the legal sector, Andrew works with both private practice firms and inhouse legal teams. In 2010 he carried out a major study into the leadership challenges facing GCs across the FTSE-100. This culminated in the publication of an award-winning GC toolkit entitled ValueDynamics. Subsequently he has facilitated numerous GC forums in the UK, Africa and the Middle East and acts as sounding board to a number of legal firm managing partners and FTSE-100 GCs.

Prior to founding Aretai in 2003, Andrew’s roles have included partner responsible for professional development at Andersen across its EMEA region and HR director for the executive search firm Korn Ferry.

He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and has an MBA from London Business School with a specific focus on strategy, marketing and OD. He enjoys golf, skiing and is a keen photographer.

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I have worked with Andrew in both mature and developing markets. Without exception his programmes have had a transformational impact, exceeding expectations and empowering participants to take the next step in their careers.  In delivery, he combines a deep core of experience and professional preparation with a warm, engaging style.

Andrew Rosling, Head of Retail & Consumer Sector, Addleshaw Goddard