Philip has over 20 years’ experience in leading senior management teams and improving company performance a previous winner of the Sunday Times Fast Track 100 award and past Chair of National Trade Associations, and currently a Virgin StartUp Mentor. Possesses a high degree of commercial acumen and entrepreneurial flair demonstrated through an outstanding record of business success and leads from the front to create effective teams. Motivates people to work to a consistently high standard and add to their own personal development. Combines a strong understanding of commercial requirements, business governance, along with strategic focus; able to get to the core of financial issues and promote viable solutions to achieve significant results with considerable experience of project and operational management, financial management, cash and cost controls.
With over 30 years experience in Multi-Site Manufacturing, Project Management, Business to Business and B2C, a focus and passion for improving standards and driving new ideas, experienced in working in complex reporting environments.