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Andrew McNeilis

Managing Director - Asia

  • Based in Singapore, Andrew is the Managing Director for Phaidon International Asia and is responsible for leading the Singapore and Hong Kong offices where he continuously strives to ensure the business meets and exceeds client expectations. Andrew gains tremendous enjoyment and satisfaction from seeing people maximize their personal and career potential and thrives on helping companies be successful by ensuring they secure, develop and nurture experienced talent.

    Andrew has over 30 years' commercial experience working in strategic leadership roles across a variety of organisations ranging from start-ups to public companies throughout Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East, and the Americas; each role centred on helping clients succeed with solving talent challenges. He also enjoyed a career serving as an Infantry Army Officer in a variety of operational theatres, teaching him the value of public service, leading people, operational planning and execution, achieving the mission and exceeding expectations.

    Andrew holds an MSc in Business and Management and has undertaken courses with London School of Economics and Political Science, Hult, and Ashridge Management College. He attended the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst where he was awarded a Queen’s Commission. His hobbies include shooting, fishing, family and enjoying life’s divine comedy.

    "What we do matters. There is no better feeling than seeing a company or individual unlock, achieve and exceed their undoubted potential - knowing that, in some small way, you helped them. Throughout my career this has continued to give me tremendous joy.”