Following a successful military career, Phil entered the Financial Planning business in 1990. A life-threatening (and life-changing) near-death experience in 1999, combined with his wide experience of leadership, business and sales, led to him distilling the elements of success into clear and comprehensible principles. Phil created a performance coaching practice, working with a number of businesses. He has seen become a sought-after international inspirational presenter.
Phil has contributed numerous articles and columns for business magazines, is regularly quoted in the national press. He also frequently appears on BBC radio, and has contributed to prime-time TV programmes, His first book, Counting Chickens is a best seller and his latest publication,, RESULT! Think Decisively, Take Action, Get Results, was published by Pearson in November 2012, and already special editions have been commissioned for both Japan and China.
Topics include: “Turning it around in turbulent times” and “Tactics for Business Breakthroughs”.
“Phil’s charismatic and energetic delivery grabbed the audience instantly: peppered with a combination of amusing anecdotes which helped drive home the key messages, he challenged us to raise our game at every turn, and rounded the day off with a final breakthrough act that lifted the roof!” – Tracey Wright, Commercial Development Manager, IOSH.