Andy Wood joined Adnams in 1994 with responsibility for developing its customer service and supply chain operations. He joined the Board in 2000 with the additional responsibility of Sales, Marketing and the Wine business. He became Managing Director in 2006 and Chief Executive in 2010. Andy has an MBA, a doctorate from Cranfield University and has been awarded an Honorary doctorate in Business from Anglia Ruskin and has an Honorary doctorate in Science from Cranfield University.
Andy is also Chairman of the Local Enterprise Partnership for Norfolk and Suffolk and a Director of Adnams Bio Energy an innovative joint venture between Adnams plc and the Bio Group where food waste is turned into renewable energy.
Prior to joining Adnams Andy worked for Norwich Union, now Aviva in a number of roles encompassing Customer Service, Purchasing and change management.