Andrew Hicks is the CFO at Advanced, having joined the company in December 2015. He is responsible for leading the group’s strategic and operational finance, legal and HR departments. He also drives strategic organic and inorganic initiatives across the group.
Andrew brings 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. Prior to that, he worked for a number of Vista portfolio companies including Advanced’s sister company, financial services software provider Misys, and as CFO of Vista’s P2 Energy Solutions, the world’s largest software and data solutions company exclusively servicing the oil and gas industry. This business was formed from the assets of Thomson Reuters’ Trade and Risk Management Software business unit based in the UK.