The Chief Executive Officer of VAWT-X Energy, Gary Andrews (BA, Grad. Cert. Bus. Admin) is an entrepreneur and international businessman with extensive experience working with government, large global companies, NGO’s, and Chambers of Commerce.
Gary is a results-oriented leader with team building & performance management skills, and is an analytical problem solver with ability to recruit, train, appraise, supervise, support, develop & guide talent. He has worked in multifaceted management roles at strategic & operational level and apart from executive leadership attributes has cross-functional coordination skills and a proven ability to engage, build, sustain and leverage relationships with multiple stakeholders in the development and execution of corporate and government programs, mega-infrastructure and other projects.
His extensive experience includes:
- Working with executive management teams to implement business processes & operational strategies to create efficiencies & new revenues streams
- Formulator of strategic policies & operational initiatives in support of growth, productivity, & profit
- Proficient in driving high level mission compliant operational initiatives including entire business functions of an organization, to achieve strategic & commercial objectives
- Facilitator of high profile development projects through various stages of the project life cycle while efficiently managing government & public interfaces
Gary has a strong interest in the environment, renewable energy and in energy efficiency. In 2009 he was the lead writer cooperating with members of the International Chamber network, to prepare a paper for the Government of Indonesia on “Environment, Climate Change, & Renewable Energy – Issues & Proposed Solutions for Adoption by Government.”