Andy Bird

Andy Bird

The Inspired Leader

Andy Bird is an independent leadership consultant, coach and author who provides support, challenge and guidance for people looking to flourish and succeed as leaders.

He works with his clients in a spirit of close partnership, helping them think through the diverse challenges they face in their business activities and relationships. More fundamentally, Andy supports people, both individually and in teams, as they craft their own distinctive leadership approach based on their core values, passions and talents.

He began his career over 30 years ago working for Unilever in the UK, South East Asia and India, and set up and led their pioneering Marketing Academy. He was a Co-Founder of global capability consultancy Brand Learning and currently runs executive coaching and learning programmes for companies such as HSBC, M&S, Shell and Siemens. He is a regular conference speaker and leads The Marketing Society’s renowned International Marketing Leaders Programme in the US and Asia. Andy is qualified with an MSc in Coaching & Behaviour Change from Henley Business School and is endorsed by the Association for Professional Executive Coaching and Supervision (APECS).