Press Release

AlixPartners hires technology and financial services specialist Andrew Barstow as a Managing Director

September 12, 2019

LONDON (September 12, 2019) - AlixPartners, the global consulting firm, announced that Andrew Barstow has joined as a Managing Director based in the firm’s London office. He will focus on helping financial services clients deliver business transformation through strategic technology innovation and change.   

Andrew brings to AlixPartners more than 30 years’ experience in technology consulting and business transformation across the UK and EMEA. He has held senior leadership roles at Ernst & Young (EY) and global systems integrator Cap Gemini. At EY, Andrew was the EMEA Financial Services IT Advisory founding partner and leader and he held senior leadership roles including their UK Financial Services Technology Strategy and Innovation practice. Andrew has also held a number of high-profile, non-executive directorships including Chairman of the Board at Cranfield Trust, a not-for-profit consulting firm that focuses on the charity sector; Yordex, a provider of finance systems and solutions; and Managing Partner of 4ChangePartners, a strategic consulting firm. Andrew received a Bachelor of Science Honors degree in Data Processing from Loughborough University in the UK.

“Andrew’s extensive technology consulting expertise, combined with deep financial services knowledge, will help our clients realize strategic advantages in a hugely disrupted sector,” said Simon Freakley, CEO of AlixPartners. “Andrew’s experience of transforming businesses by deploying digital tools to meet their most complex challenges is a further investment in our wider business transformation capabilities.”

About AlixPartners

AlixPartners is a results-driven global consulting firm that specializes in helping businesses successfully address their most complex and critical challenges. Our clients include companies, corporate boards, law firms, investment banks, private equity firms, and others. Founded in 1981, AlixPartners is headquartered in New York, and has offices in more than 20 cities around the world.


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