Andre vanHonschooten is a partner of Validos and officially joined in January of 2020. He has worked in IT and management consulting for 20 years focused primarily on delivering value-driven and cost-effective technology and services for Utilities around their Customer and Meter to Cash processes. Andre is an innovator and a brilliant solution architect. He is passionate about better serving the underserved and leaving a mark on the Industry he has called home for the bulk of his career. Professionally, he is motivated by making a difference to improve the industry. Personally, he strives to always strike the balance between work and home life with his lovely wife Melinda, 2 children Harriet and Graham, and 2 rescue dogs. Andre lives in Bellevue, WA but hails from South Africa. He holds a Bachelors degree from the University of the Witwatersrand, an MBA from the University of Washington, and completed the Harvard Business School Program for leadership development.