Philip is Chairman of Greene King plc, and is also a non-executive director of Vodafone Group plc, Computacenter plc and Aberdeen Asian Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc. He chaired the board of trustees of the British Heart Foundation from 2009 to 2015.
He was Chief Executive of the private equity group 3i between 2004 and 2009 and, before then, was a partner in the private equity business of Investcorp, focusing on the performance of portfolio investments. He is a former Finance Director of Diageo, the leading drinks group. A member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, Philip chairs the Crick's audit committee.