About Andrew

Andrew is a Birmingham-based tech Entrepreneur, Acrobat, and Powerlifter. Andy is a focused and innovative individual who has had a consistent impact across community, sport and business projects in and around the city over the last 10 years. His passion for entrepreneurship and technology are widely recognised, earning him awards including “most influential male” award at the inaugural Silicon Canal Tech Awards and Chamber of Commerce’s Future Face of Entrepreneurship title, both in 2016. He was also a Technology category finalist in the 2016 Birmingham Young Professional of the Year awards.

Andrew is the founder of two technology companies and is a  first class graduate of computer science and business management from the University of Birmingham.

His first business, Scorchsoft, is a web app and mobile app development agency that has been creating launching successful tech projects since 2010, for a broad range of companies including multi-national corporations.

Andy's latest venture, MODL App, is a disruptive platform that aims to revolutionalise the modelling industry by allowing booking clients to book professional, agency represented models directly via a mobile app. MODL is an ambitious joint venture with other leading entrepreneurs in Birmingham, including the award-winning social media expert Jodie Cook.

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Supporting Birmingham entrepreneurship programs for over five years.

Awarded Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce 'Future Faces" award for entrepreneurship.


Andrew is a technology expert, having founded multiple tech businesses based in Birmingham. 

Winner of the 2016 Silicon Canal 'Most influential male in technology' award.


Gymnastics and acrobatics, founding social projects such as Trick Soc to encourage young people to be more active.


Supporting the local area with the family YourGrange project.