Andrew Garard

Andrew was previously Group Legal Director and Company Secretary for ITV plc, having spent over a decade at the company, where he was also a Board member of ITV plc and chairman of ITN. While at ITV, Andrew was responsible for an international team overseeing global legal and business affairs. He helped lead ITV’s rapid expansion in the UK production market and ITV Studios’ expansion into the USA. During this period, he also had management responsibility for ITV’s Interactive Business. Prior to ITV, Andrew held various General Counsel roles, including at Cable and Wireless plc and Reuters Asia, and positions at legal firms, including Clifford Chance, Freshfields and LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae.