Andrew Sanderson joined the Foreign and Commonwealth Office as Finance Director in August 2016.
His previous job was as Director of Financial Planning at the Department of Health. Before that he worked in a variety of finance and policy roles in the Department of Health, HM Treasury and the Department for Work and Pensions.
He is a CIPFA-qualified accountant.
The Finance Director is responsible for the FCO’s financial strategy, planning, management and reporting, and is a member of the FCO Board.