Phil graduated from Durham University Business School (UK), with an MA (Enterprise Management). Additional academic studies include an MPH (Public Health) from the University of Northumbria (UK), and a BA Hons’ in Community Development from Durham University. Phil is a Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health and a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute.
Phil has worked in developing countries in East Africa, SE Asia and various youth settings across Europe. Following 3 years involvement with Northumbria University Sustainable Cities Institute, Phil spent 12 years working as a Senior Public Health Manager with the NHS.