As the Senior Vice President, Chief People & Culture Officer for TGI Fridays, Andrew Robinson is responsible for leading the strategy and services that support Fridays Team Members, including global recruiting, compensation and benefits, talent management and organizational development.
Andrew has worked in human resources for more than 20 years. Prior to joining Fridays in 2010, he served as the Vice President of HR for Lifetime Fitness. Earlier in his career, he served as Vice President of HR for Hechinger/Builders Square and then launched into the retail space in 1998, when he worked with companies such as Gap and Limited Brands. He also spent several years in operations and served as a Regional Director for Blockbuster.
Andrew received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Howard University and his MBA from the University of the District of Columbia. He is a member of SHRM and spends his time volunteering with Boys and Girls Club and Central Kitchen. In his spare time, Andrew dabbles in real estate and enjoys flipping houses.