Andy Hart

General Manager, Advertising and Online Division, UK
Andy Hart

Updated: Jan. 18, 2013

Andy Hart is the General Manager of Microsoft’s Advertising and Online division in the UK.

He is responsible for growing Microsoft’s online properties, including MSN.co.uk, Bing, Windows Live, Xbox and Windows Phone.

Andy’s wealth of media experience spans both agency and media owner roles. He has worked across IT, consumer and business publishing, including serving as: MD of UK financial newspaper Sunday Business, CEO of Ask Jeeves UK, CEO of Diageo new business ventures, CEO of A.N.D. , DMGT’s, sitting on the boards of Associated Newspapers and Northcliffe Newspapers. In this latter role Andy was responsible for building digital assets including the Mail Online, Jobsite network, Prime Location, Find A Property, and the AND sales network.