Director and Management Consultant at Mikand, Andrea is a housing development and regeneration specialist, having delivered many high profile projects for local authorities and housing associations in London and the south of England over the past 30 years. Andrea is a chartered architect and strongly believes in the power of good design to attract investment and stimulate economic growth. She has held various roles in development and regeneration in both the private and public sectors.
In her former role as Director of Development and New Business for Radian, Andrea was responsible for a capital programme of more than £120m per annum and for the operation of Help to Buy South. She has also shared responsibility for the strategic direction of the company as well as overseeing the management and maintenance of 21,000 properties and turnover of c. £125m.
Andrea previously managed Southampton’s £80m Single Regeneration Budget programme, attracting inward investment and stimulating mixed use development in a deprived part of the city centre.
Andrea has also held a number of non-executive roles, including the director of the Solent Centre for Architecture and Design. There she supported numerous community based initiatives that raised awareness of the external environment and added value by virtue of their good design.
Andrea is extremely passionate about Dorset, lives locally and welcomes an opportunity to help unlock the fantastic potential that the county has to offer.