Andrew is the head of content for GlobalData Financial’s AP-based team based in Sydney. He focuses on the retail banking and wealth management market in the booming Asia Pacific region, and as a Canadian has had an enduring interest in the financial services market of the Great White North.

Recent topics of research have included a look at the wealth management markets in Malaysia, Indonesia, and Singapore. He has also been involved with a large-scale benchmarking project that compares the opportunity for wealth managers across some of the most attractive wealth markets around the globe, with a focus on the top markets in Asia.

In the retail banking space he has a longstanding interest in innovation, having covered topics such as AI in banking, mobile wallets use across Asia and the growth of Buy Now Pay Later services. The team he heads covers areas such as identifying desirable consumer segments, growth niches, the mass affluent, and trends affecting the retail banking space in the Asia Pacific.