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“Phil is an incisive strategic thinker with a breadth of experience across both commercial and public sectors. He can get to the heart of a problem and use his skills to build powerful solutions.” 
Jack Buckner, Sport England

“Having worked with hundreds of directors in all sectors, Phil stands out as a dynamic leader with the skill, knowledge and attitude to be future orientated. He is bright, passionate, works at pace and deeply understands how to get the best from people and develop business potential as his track record shows.” 
Jack Russell, Director, PDC Inspiration

“Phil is the person to go to if you want something significant and challenging achieved. He combines real personal qualities of drive, tenacity and enthusiasm with strategic and corporate insight to make a real difference”.
John Snell, Leader Footdown SW

“I have worked with Phil on multiple projects over the years. I find him strategically very strong. He does his homework, and always relies on facts and data to help develop his plans. More importantly, his strategies are focused on having real market impact. I know our market share was always several points higher because of Phil's strategic input.”
Greg Westerbeck, former Vice President GlaxoSmithKline

“Phil is a highly respected and influential member of our Board, contributing especially to strategy development. His drive and systematic approach have had a major impact on the way we measure and strengthen our performance” Peter Hildrew , Chair South Devon FoundationTrust NHS Hospital 

 “Phil is committed to understanding and improving our business. Phil balances the need to provide clear strategic direction with both the need for effective challenge and goal setting, and the absolute necessity of demonstrating visible support and encouragement for the staff working in a tough environment”. 
Fin Heath, South Devon Foundation Trust NHS Hospital 

Phil has a deep understanding and passion for  business, and  translates that into a drive to deliver change throughout the organisation. A key strength of Phil's is the ability to build, coach and mentor a team that is focused and works well together towards common goals. An effective senior leader himself Phil was instrumental in developing and implementing leadership improvement across the whole business.
Nicholas Jobling, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director, The Met Office

As Commercial Director at the Met Office, Phil has been an inspiration to his team and a passionate champion for quality, business ambition and outstanding customer service.  He has established the Commercial team on a sound footing for continued growth, positioning the Met Office and enhancing its global reputation for quality, service and value in a highly competitive market.
Rob Varley, Operations and Services Director, The Met Office

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