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Miles Mather

Miles started AVP following 10 years both Agency side in planning and client side in Marketing Purchasing. With a degree in marketing and French he started his career working for McCann Erickson in Paris then went into marketing and buying roles for Kingfisher Group before joining BAA. Subsequently Miles has held 5 further senior marketing procurement roles in the financial services, telecoms and FMCG sectors. Miles is also Chairman of groups for COMPAG which is ISBA’s specialist marketing procurement unit.

Andy Hayward

Andy is a founder and industry recognised expert in Advertising and Marketing Agency Management, Procurement and Operations working closely with The Incorporated Society of British Advertiser's (ISBA) specialist Procurement Group – COMPAG. For whom he has also chaired a Market Research Agency best practice Procurement group.

Andy trained as an accountant and worked in a variety of industries for 10 years before moving across into Procurement and joining TSB Bank plc just prior to its merger with Lloyds Bank plc in 1993. After working in a number of Procurement roles he moved across into LloydsTSB Group Marketing in 1995 and successfully established a new Agency and Supplier Management team responsible for the Contractual, Commercial, Process and Performance framework management of external Agencies and Suppliers which supported the development and delivery of Advertising and Marketing solutions across the Group's many Marketing teams

More recently Andy has been working on a contracting consultancy basis for  Royal Mail Group, Legal & General, BSkyB, Ipsos MORI, and BAA.

We have a network of executives at various levels of experience would be happy to match a team to your specific resourcing needs.