Philip is Chairman of the Group. He oversees Board policy and Group strategy and is an experienced chairman of both quoted and private companies.
He comes from a multi-national corporate background having worked for blue chip companies around the globe from a base in the USA. He returned to the UK as a Director of a FTSE 100 technology group and then was appointed CEO of North Sea Assets – a publicly quoted oil services group – which over a 5 year period he radically restructured.
In recent years he has acquired a wide range of Board positions in a variety of enterprises across 3 continents where he has advised principally on strategy and restructuring. He has also been a chairman with Vistage, the world’s largest executive coaching organization and works with CEOs to improve their leadership skills. Outside the world of business he has been Deputy Chairman of the Board of Governors of Bath Spa University.
He has a law degree from Cambridge University and completed the strategic marketing programme at Harvard Business School.
He has been married to Patricia, a lawyer, for over 40 years and they have 2 married sons and 4 grandchildren.
Email Philip at email@example.com.