Andrew Lawson

Name// Andrew Lawson
Position// Implementation Director at Havas Media
What’s your current position?
How long have you been in this position?
I have been in my current Role for 7 Months and at Havas Sydney from Week 1
If you could have any job what would it be?
Fantasy would be a MotoGP Racer, more down to Earth would be a carpenter like my Pop
What has surprised you most about working in Media?
The ability to get something done that takes 2 weeks done in 2 hours
Do you have a work/life balance?
Depends on how many pitches we have on the go, but generally yes. Havas is great at encouraging people to get out and enjoy their lives
What is your favourite magazine?
Monument, I love some good house porn
How do you describe your job to your friends outside media?
... followed by a number of terrible metaphors
What are you passionate about?
Racing Motorbikes, there is nothing else like it
What was the last campaign you did with magazines?
A really successful campaign for LG's Bottom Mount fridge range
If you could live anywhere in the world, where would you live?
If I didn't have a day job it would be Mauritius
If you could meet any one person (from history or currently alive), who would it be?
Miyamoto Musashi Author of the book of Five Rings (circa 1645)
If you were on the cover of a magazine, which one would it be?
I would like to hope Knee Down on the cover of AMCN