Andrew Cartland

Founder & Director

Andy co-founded Acre in 2003 and is the company's Managing Director - driving forward Acre's growth plan.

He works closely with the sales, marketing and support teams to ensure Acre's services offer the most effective recruitment solutions to our customers around the globe.

Andy's commitment to developing the leading recruitment business in the field of sustainability has seen the company's turnover increase year-on-year at a growth rate which has significantly out-performed the UK recruitment sector since 2007. In 2014 the business was awarded Recruitment Agency of the Year at the UK Recruiter Awards for innovation, transparency and positive disruption.

Outside of Acre, Andy has co-founded some of the UK's most successful and innovative online product comparison businesses, has been an advisor to social impact consultancy Uscreates, and acted as an advisor to the ICRS, a professional institute dedicated to supporting CR and Sustainability professionals. Andy is the co-chair of Global Action Plan, a charity that brings people together and inspires them to take practical environmental action.


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