Andrew is the founder of leading design consultancy, Lavaworks and Live.Love.Life., a social enterprise that partners with Senior Care facilities to co-create meaningful experiences for Seniors. Prior to this, he was the managing partner of an integrated design agency with offices in Singapore and China.
Andrew serves on board the Presidential advisory Commission of Design Business Chamber Singapore, having helmed the Chamber from 2018 to 2021. He also co-chaired in DesignS- an alliance of Design Associations in Singapore and was a board member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Singapore University of Technology and Design- MIT International Design Centre.
A strong advocate of the local design industry, he served actively in other design-related bodies such as DesignSingapore Council’s Industry Development Panel, Board of Examiners for the Building and Construction Authority (BCA) and Singapore Furniture Industries Council (SFIC). It was during his time serving on the board of SFIC that Andrew co-founded SingaPlural- an anchor event of Singapore Design Week.
Well-regarded as an influential thought leader, Andrew has been invited as juror and speaker on both local and international platforms like Japan Good Design Awards, Singapore Good Design and the Global Design Talent Festival.