Andrew Edwardson is Strategic Marketing and Product Development Leader for the European & Canadian operations of Genworth Financial’s International segment. He is focused on enhancing existing and new-to-Genworth products and services within Canada and Europe leading Genworth’s consumer wanted/distributor preferred strategy and driving its M&A activity, market segmentation and analysis.
Prior to this role, Andrew was Managing Director, Market Development, for Genworth’s European Mortgage Insurance Business. He has been with Mortgage Insurance since 2003 and prior to that spent five years with GE Insurance Holdings working in a number of business development and finance quality roles. During his time with GE and Genworth, he has been involved in a number of transactions, including the purchase of a UK life insurance company and a captive mortgage insurer of a large European bank.
Prior to joining GE, Andrew was Finance Director for a division of Pearson PLC, based in Tokyo. He has also worked for Coopers & Lybrand both in London and Tokyo where he advised on a number of large corporate transactions, including the $1.5 billion purchase by GE of a Japanese consumer finance company.
Andrew is a Chartered Accountant and has a MA in Mathematics from Oxford University. He is based in London, UK.