Andrew Foote

Andrew Foote

Andrew Foote: General Manager, CEO - Edelman Amsterdam
Andrew Foote is a seasoned leader who successfully navigates the complexity of modern marketing. With a focus on building brands through culture and experiences, he has consistently helped clients innovate while achieving their business objectives. His expertise spans digital and social media marketing, creative brand building, experiential, and public relations strategy, with notable success in sectors such as technology, CPG, retail, food & beverage, financial services, and health. 

Currently serving as the General Manager of Edelman Amsterdam, Andrew leads a dynamic team of 100+ specialists who deliver communications and marketing strategies on behalf of some of the Netherlands' most prominent regional and multinational companies.

Andrew's 13-year journey with Edelman includes serving as Managing Director of Digital Client Solutions, where he drove digital growth and innovation for the agency's largest global clients. Additionally, during his seven-year tenure as the head of Edelman’s New York Digital practice, he led a team of 150 digital experts and creators and played a key role in shaping the agency’s global digital offerings and business. 

His experience includes notable partnerships with clients such as Google, Samsung, PayPal, Unilever, eBay, Johnson & Johnson, Bacardi, Diageo, AstraZeneca, Volvo, GM MasterCard, Citigroup, and others. 

Andrew sits on the 4A’s Social Media Committee, a senior executive group focused on advancing the standards of social media marketing within the advertising industry. He also recently served as a board member for the Hudson Square Business Improvement District (the neighborhood of Edelman’s NYC office).