Andrew Harrison is the Chief Operating Officer of the Manchester Airports Group which comprises Manchester, East Midlands and Bournemouth Airports. Prior to his appointment in April 2012, 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 £50m redevelopment of Terminal 1, which was completed in 2009, and the development of Terminal 2, as well as other commercial redevelopment projects across the airport.
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. Andrew is also a non-executive director of Marketing Manchester.