Executive Team

Andrew Woolnough

Global Head of Advocacy

Andrew Woolnough leads Women’s World Banking’s global advocacy efforts, including marketing and communications, policy and research. He is based in London.

Woolnough has more than 20 years’ experience in global corporate affairs and leadership roles. Prior to joining Women’s World Banking he was at Visa for eight years, as regional Vice President and Head of Corporate Affairs for Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa, based in Singapore and Dubai. Prior to that, he held several senior roles at global public affairs agencies, where he led accounts such as Rolls-Royce, HP and Microsoft’s Eastern Europe and Asia corporate citizenship.

Woolnough is a Politics and Public Policy graduate from London University’s Queen Mary College.