Andy Burroughs

Director of Wealth and Enterprise, Wessex AHSN

Andy has over 25 years experience in a variety of senior commercial roles operating across the public and private sector.

He is currently Director of Wealth and Enterprise at Wessex AHSN, working across the NHS, Universities and Industry, to deliver health and wealth benefits across the region. This includes developing a Wessex Life Science Cluster to complement those of Oxford, Cambridge and London, establishing an Orthopaedic Research Institute at Bournemouth University and working closely with small businesses particularly around funding solutions and business growth.

Previously, he was Director of Business Development at Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust. Andy ran his own business management and consultancy business for 5 years, during which time he was a Non-Executive Director at Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Prior to that he spent 10 years at Microsoft in a variety of strategic and commercial roles across the UK and EMEA.