Andy Goodwin

​Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director

BScEng and BCom(Hons)

Andy Goodwin became the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Cardno Limited in March 2018. He has more than 30 years of international experience in engineering consulting services within the fields of energy and urban infrastructure.

His expertise includes; executive management, technical leadership, management of complex projects, managing diversity, change and Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) and Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) projects.

Prior to joining Cardno, Andy was the CEO and Managing Director of SMEC (member of global consultancy, Surbana Jurong), an international consulting and engineering company operating in the areas of transportation, water and environment, dams and energy and international development. Under Andy’s leadership, SMEC expanded into a multi-disciplinary infrastructure consulting business, employing 5,800 professionals in more than 40 countries. He had a significant role in building the business towards its acquisition by Surbana Jurong.

Andy previously held a number of senior executive positions for 12 years at Finnish engineering consulting company Pöyry in Thailand and Switzerland. As Executive Vice President, Urban and Mobility, and President, Hydropower, he was responsible for top line growth and associated profitability of the global transportation and hydropower businesses respectively. While in his role as Managing Director of Pöyry Energy Thailand, Andy had responsibility for the entire operational, and the financial performance of Pöyry Energy (Thailand) Ltd. and Pöyry Energy (Philippines) Inc.

Andy holds a Bachelor of Science (Mechanical Engineering) from the University of Witwatersrand, a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of South Africa, and the Oxford Advanced Management program qualification from the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.