Andrew, a partner at IDEO, was educated at London’s Imperial College and the Royal College of Art and brings a balanced view to the role of engineering and design.
His career as a design engineer began in 1987, joining IDEO in 1992. He has designed consumer products and award-winning drug delivery devices, surgical tools, and a kidney transporter (in the MOMA collection). In 2007, Andrew published a book called Everyday Engineering: How Engineers See, which provides a view of the world around us through the eyes of an engineer. From 2004 to 2011, Andrew led the IDEO’s Chicago studio. He now focuses his time on developing expertise and creating new offerings in the fields of energy & health, with the goal of creating positive impact for people and the planet.