Andre Palmer is the Regional Business Development Executive at Symptai Consulting Limited where he is responsible for building strategic relationships with organizations across the Caribbean and aligning solutions to tackle some of their most complex challenges. With over 10 years’ experience working on large-scale initiatives in Europe, North America and Jamaica, Andre has developed specialized skills in organizational development, strategic planning, consultative sales, change management, cost optimization and process design and brand.

Before joining Symptai Consulting, Andre spent six years working as a Senior Account Director at Gartner where he was responsible for leading the group's big data strategy portfolio in the UK, Switzerland, Denmark, Sweden, Spain and Portugal. He later moved to the global headquarters in the U.S. to manage the Media and Advertising client portfolio in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut before moving back to Jamaica.

Prior to Gartner, Andre managed the Business Development and Account Management teams at a major Business Transformation consulting firm in the United Kingdom where he was responsible for generating revenue for the Project, Program Portfolio Management (P3O) areas of the practice as well as for the Office of Government Commerce’s (OGC) accredited Risk and Change Management qualifications.

Andre holds a joint B.Sc in International Relations and Social Psychology from the University of the West Indies and The London Metropolitan University and post graduate qualification in International Law and Organizational Psychology from The London School of Economics and Political Science. He also holds professional accreditations in PRINCE2 (Project Management), MSP (Managing Successful Programs), MoR (Management of Risk), Neuro-Linguistics Programming, Change Management and ITIL.