Welcome back to our video series, where we ask top-hitting financial directors and CFOs the big questions on the year ahead. Every week we publish new video interviews with influential CFOs.
Today: CFO of Advanced, Andrew Hicks, talks about the implementation of new technology in the finance function.
About Andrew Hicks
Andrew Hicks is a qualified chartered accountant who has held multiple CFO roles throughout his career, and has been CFO of Advanced since 2015. He is responsible for leading the Group’s strategic and operational finance, legal and HR departments.
Andrew has 15 years’ experience in the software sector, serving in senior finance roles in public and private equity backed firms both in the UK and USA. Most recently, he was CFO of Kewill, a global leader in multi-modal transportation software solutions, which he helped transition from a public company to private ownership.
Founded in 2010, Advanced is a leading provider of software and IT services to the public, private and not for profit sectors, and clients include Siemens, BBC worldwide, NHS Scotland and Harvey Nichols.
Advanced is a Sunday Times Top Track 250 Company 2015 and was ranked in the Deloitte UK Fast 50, which recognises the 50 fastest growing technology companies in the UK.