Andrew Hinkly is a Founding Partner of AP Ventures which had a first close of US$200 million in June 2018. He has enjoyed a high profile career spanning more than 25 years working in the automotive and mining industries. He held a number of senior leadership positions at Anglo American, where he worked for a decade and was a member of Anglo American Platinum Executive Committee.
He previously held senior roles at Ford Motor Company where he was a member of the North American Executive Committee. At Ford he led the Production Procurement operations of Ford Americas and was responsible for $45 billion of annual purchases from over 40,000 suppliers.
Andrew has a MBA from the University of Manchester and a BSc in Civil Engineering from the University of Loughborough.