Andrew was born in Crowland, and educated at Uppingham School and The Royal Agricultural University. He is married with three children, and owns a 400-acre arable farm which has diversified to include many renewable energy and recycling businesses.
Andrew is the past Chairman of the East of England Agricultural Society, and remains on the main Board and the commercial arm. In 2015, Andrew was awarded the Associateship of Royal Agricultural Societies for services to Agriculture.
Andrew is a Governor of Witham Hall Prep School, and he plays golf and tennis, and enjoys watching all sports.
Andrew is a Justice of the Peace and was appointed a Deputy Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire in 2013.