Andrew Lancaster lives in Australia where he was born in 1947. In 1965 he interrupted his Civil Engineering studies to make himself available for the program of MRA/IofC. Since then he has worked with IofC in a number of countries including India, Canada, UK and New Zealand. For the last 35 years he and his wife Margaret have made their home in Canberra. Since the 1980s he has been a member of IofC Australia’s Council of Management. From 2003 to 2006, he served as National Coordinator in Australia. For four years from October 2006 he served on IofC’s International Council and on the Executive Committee of IofC International and then at the IofC Global Consultation in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, he was selected to serve for a further two years. He is also a member of the Council of the CAUX-Initiatives of Change Foundation in Switzerland which owns and maintains the IofC international conference centre in the village of Caux. Andrew and Margaret have three adult sons and three grandchildren.