Andy was born in Istanbul in 1975. He studied at the University of Bath, qualifying as a pharmacist in 1997. He went on to work in a number of pharmacies in and around Bristol and New Zealand. Andy returned to Bristol in 2008, managing a Lloydspharmacy where he met Scott, and so The Independent Pharmacy was born.
Andy spends his time outside of work with his wife and two young children. He is a nationally-ranked backgammon player that frequently competes with the best players from around the UK.