Stonewall Cymru’s Director, Andrew, has a background in the private and public sectors having developed the business of global advertising and communications company TMP Worldwide in Wales, before moving to head up the Health and Voluntary Sector Team at the Welsh Language Board. Here he conducted three major investigations and produced statutory Recruitment Guidance, he also held the equality and human rights brief.
He joined Stonewall Cymru in November 2010 and was immediately involved in successful lobbying the Welsh Government to amend the Wales Public Sector Equality Duties to be more inclusive of sexual orientation. He leads a team of officers across Wales in areas including workplace, community liaison, education, and criminal justice.
As workplace officer for Stonewall Cymru, Dean overseas the Diversity Champions Cymru programme which aids employers throughout Wales to become more diverse, inclusive and aware of LGB issues. Before joining Stonewall, Dean worked for a large utilities firm with a background in client management. He also studied English Literature in Cardiff University.