As Senior Smart City Architect at NexGen and advisor to Smart Dubai Office, Andrew has been engaged with regional telcos, city governments and real estate developers for 8 years. Having had a passion for cutting edge technology for over 20 years, Andrew has recently worked on projects within NexGen Group that have included major contributions to the Smart Dubai Blueprint and District Guidelines. Andrew’s focus is on bringing Smart City technologies to enhance government and business objectives, while wrapping these with policy, process and governance to make them a success. He is a strong believer in the power of modern technologies to bring positive change. His background is in telco and IT companies, having worked for Vodafone, Fox and STC, among others.