Jonathan Andrews

Trainee solicitor

Jonathan is a trainee solicitor at Reed Smith and helped found Bauer Media’s Diversity & Inclusion Forum while seconded there for his second seat in 2018. He is a board member of Stonewall and Ambitious about Autism, the national charity for autistic young people, and is an advocate for disability inclusion throughout businesses.┬áHe is a co-founder of the London Bi Network, the first professional bi network in the UK, and serves on the government’s Health and Work expert advisory board and the Parliamentary Autism Commission.

Having previously presented at the OECD and Council of Europe, in 2018 Jonathan represented the UK at the Commonwealth Service and Global Disability Summit, becoming the first LGBT+ autistic person to address the UN. He is a Queens Young Leader and European Campaigner of the Year 2016, and won Corporate Rising Star at the British LGBT+ Awards 2018, as well as being shortlisted for the Pink News Awards 2018 for ‘Corporate Role Model