Andy MacRae is a senior member of the firm’s Energy and Industrial Natural Resources Sectors. His work focuses primarily on board directors, executive-level search and leadership succession planning. Andy serves clients ranging in size from pre-commercial start-ups to Fortune 100 corporations. In addition to his client responsibilities, he is also the co-leader for Canada. Andy is based in Calgary.
Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates, Andy was a Consulting Partner and executive at IBM in Calgary, where he led the Energy Consulting Practice across Canada. Prior to this, he held other senior leadership roles within IBM and PwC Consulting, where he focused on the energy sector, including domestic and international consulting engagements. Andy’s areas of expertise included strategic planning, business optimization and post-merger integration with many global and domestic corporations. In addition to consulting, Andy’s early career was working within one of Canada's leading integrated oil and gas companies.
Andy received his BSc, with honors, in economics from the University of Guelph in Ontario. He sits on the board of WaterSMART, supporting the improvement of water management to help businesses and individuals reduce their water footprint.
Energy and Natural Resources, Industrial, Chemicals, Materials and Packaging, Industrial Goods, Oil and Gas, Utilities, Board Directors and Chief Executive Officers, Financial Officers, Board & CEO Advisory Group, Executive Search, Assessment