Andre received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Master of Science in Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 1987 and 1990 respectively. While working, he pursued, and was awarded, a Master of Science in Management of Technology from the National University of Singapore in 1997.
Andre joined SP in June 2009 and is currently lecturing in the SP Business School focusing on International Business and Marketing. Prior to joining SP, he worked for 18 years in the high-tech manufacturing and equipment sectors for companies such as Sony, Chartered Semiconductor and Intevac Asia. His professional experience is in the area of B2B sales and business development in the semiconductor and high-tech electronics industries, serving a variety of multi-national customers spanning the globe.
Andre is passionate about teaching international business to students, and sees being in SP Business School as an opportunity to develop graduates with global mindsets and cross-cultural perspectives. He also sees himself as a mentor journeying with youths as they transition into adulthood and work-life.
Andre enjoys spending time with his family travelling, eating and chilling out. His hobbies include swimming, jogging and making music.