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John G Andrews


John’s career spans over thirty years with substantial international experience having been based in the United States, Asia and Europe. John’s particular expertise lies in all aspects of financial communications, market interaction and advising management teams on being public, which reflects his two decade plus experience as Head of Investor Relations for some of the largest global financial institutions including Morgan Stanley (1995-1999), Goldman Sachs (1999-2007), Citadel (2007-2008), Citigroup (2009-2013) and Deutsche Bank (2013-2018).

In this role, John has been at the intersection of financial market and media communications, crisis management, strategic planning, restructuring, performance management and transaction execution in one of the most complex and global industries.

He served as the key bridge between his companies and the market, giving assessments of the company’s strategy and performance while providing the market a credible financial and strategic narrative.

John advised and worked closely with the most senior management, including 8 bank CEOs, across extraordinary tumultuous periods that spanned major mergers, high profile IPOs, numerous bubbles, busts and crises including the 2008 financial crisis and its aftermath.

He also advised clients on how to build and enhance their investor relations and communications practices and infrastructure.

John was born in the UK but raised in Australia and the US. He has dual UK and US nationality. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Licenciatura, magna cum laude, in Economics and Inter-American Studies from the University of the Pacific. He also holds a Master in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. He is married with three children.