Andrew Haveron has been appointed co-concertmaster of the Sydney Symphony. Currently joint concertmaster of the Philharmonia Orchestra in London, Haveron will take up his new position this May, joining Dene Olding as co-leader.

The London-born Haveron was concertmaster at the BBC Symphony Orchestra before taking the leader's chair at the Philharmonia. He has appeared as guest concertmaster with the London Symphony Orchestra, the London Philharmonic Orchestra and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra. He also led the World Orchestra for Peace, and is concertmaster of The John Wilson Orchestra. He was first violinist in the Brodsky Quartet from 1999 to 2007.