About Andrew

Andrew Horabin

Andrew Horabin is a professional speaker, facilitator, author, comedian and award-winning singer/songwriter.

Over 24 years, he has worked with big and small businesses, government departments, local councils, professional associations and NGOs across Australia and overseas – with groups and audiences totaling hundreds of thousands of people.

He has trained state, federal and international police, including undercover officers, surveillance operatives, informant handlers, intel analysts and senior managers of serious crime – working with police from 40 countries.

Andrew is the author of three corporate books: THE LISTENING TALE, LOSE THE TEENAGE FACE and BULLSHIFT.

Clients who’ve engaged keynotes or workshops on BULLSHIFT have included: ASIO, HBF, Metcash, Bankwest, Woodside, BHP Billiton, Department of Finance and Deregulation, Australian Federal Police, Australian Tax Office, Horizon Power, Corruption and Crime Commission, VICPOL, Australian Institute of Building Surveyors, Australian Commercial Lawyers Association, Australian Institute of Company Directors, KPMG, Water Corporation, Apache Energy and the councils of Franklin, Bendigo, Stirling, Gosnells and Roebourne.

Andrew has won state and national songwriting awards and wrote, directed and produced a sold-out musical called WHAT A MAN’S GOTTA DO. He has played two seasons of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and in 2012 took his one-man show on a national tour of 45 towns in five states.

He has worked with five of Australia’s state orchestras and with 60,000 students, parents and staff in 110 schools.

Andrew began his business at age 18 with no qualifications, experience, equipment or capital.

He is now 42 years old and travels around Australia and overseas from his base in Fremantle.

Andrew's Work with Law Enforcement (and Related) Agencies

Andrew Horabin has worked with WAPOL for 19 years, the AFP for 13 years and with others such as ASIO, the AIPM, the ACC and the CCC(WA).

Attendees of his courses have included investigators from Customs, the ATO, the ADF, Medicare, Centrelink, the ACCC and LEA’s in more than 40 countries.

In the AFP, Andrew has worked with:

  • MOSC (Management of Serious Crime)
  • I-MOSC (MOSC in Singapore and Indonesia)
  • Advanced Human Source Management Course
  • Advanced Surveillance Course
  • Intel Officers Development Programme
  • Family Investigative Liaison Officers Course
  • National Human Trafficking Roundtable
  • Leadership Awareness Course (Tier 1 and 2)
  • Undercover Officers Programme.

In WAPOL, Andrew has worked with:

  • Detective Training
  • Undercover Officers Training
  • Recruit Training
  • Train the Trainer
  • WA Police Union
  • Sergeants Forum
  • Officer Development and Officer Management Courses
  • Commissioners Forum
  • Australasian Police Integrity Forum.

In VIPOL, Andrew has worked with:

  • Protective Service Officers
  • Santiago Taskforce

In ASIO, Andrew has worked with:

  • Surveillance Operatives.