Andrew Harrison was appointed Chief Strategy Officer on 1st April 2016, and is responsible for the whole Group’s long term strategy.
He was previously Managing Director of Stansted Airport since 1st March 2013, and held the position of Chief Operating Officer of the Group since April 2012. Prior to this he was Managing Director of Manchester Airport, a role he had held since September 2010.
Andrew joined Manchester Airport as Commercial Director in 2005 and was responsible for retail development, latterly extending his remit to include car parking, marketing and aviation development. He led the £80m redevelopments of Terminal 1 and Terminal 2, the growth of the car park business through new products and distribution channels, and negotiations with key airlines which included bringing the A380 to Manchester.
Prior to joining Manchester Airport, Andrew held a variety of positions during his nine year career with Marks & Spencer in the UK, Europe and the Far East.