Andy is the CEO of PARN, which he founded in 1998 in Bristol.
He is also Professor of Management and Economics in the Department of Management at the University of Bristol, where he has taught since 1974.
Through PARN, Andy has carried out research projects and written books on continuing professional development, governance, member services, ethical codes and routes to membership.
Andy has been widely published in academic journals, with over 400 citations of his work listed in the various citation indices.
Some of Andy's recent publications include:
- CPD: Lifelong Learning of Millions
- Professional Standards Regulation (with W Hanson)
- Ethical Competence and Professional Associations
- Stakeholders: Theory and Practice (with S V Miles)
Andy also teaches the following Training Courses:
Developing & Managing CPD
Developing Strategy & Business Planning NEW!
Engaging & Retaining Members NEW!
Governance of Professional Bodies
Professional Standards & Regulation
Strategic Finance for Professional Bodies NEW!
Understanding Member Value
Understanding the Professional Body Sector
Andy is originally from Canada, but has lived in England since 1970.
Contact Andy Friedman
Andy is available for comment regarding any of PARN's key research issues and how they relate to the professions and link to the professional body sector.
Please get in touch if you are interested in finding out more about our research, analysis or to get an opinion from Andy direct.
Contact Andy Friedman, CEO of PARN:
T: 0117 928 1993