Navigator Consulting Group
Philip co-founded Navigator Consulting Group in 1995 and has led the company since then.
Philip's expertise is in the areas of corporate analysis, due diligence and strategic business planning. He has worked in the emerging markets of the former Soviet Union and the Middle East since 1992, and has participated in or led over 120 major investment projects delivering over EUR 6 billion in invested resources.
In addition to investment advisory, Philip has extensive experience in post-investment support, including corporate restructuring, lean management, performance-based management and marketing and sales restructuring. In this capacity, he has advised a number of business clusters, enterprise networks and chambers of commerce on areas such as sectoral marketing and investment promotion, internationalisation and commercialisation of key business services.
Philip is co-founder and managing partner of ECN Business Intelligence Ltd., an online business intelligence and professional networking service for companies and institutions working on EU-funded procurement. He is Managing Director of MICE and More Ltd., a leading destination management company (DMC).
He has worked with business clusters and networks in Poland and Lithuania between 2012-2014 under the Strengthening of Business Performance in Economic Networks (SeBPEN) project, during which he delivered action learning-based training in strategic management, financial management, online marketing, internationalisation and commercialisation. He also authored a Management Tool Kit for business clusters.
Philip earned an AB in Geological and Geophysical Sciences and a Certificate in African Studies from Princeton University in 1994, and a Certificate in Human Resources Studies from Cornell University, Institute of Industrial and Labour Relations. He is a prolific writer and has been interviewed by BBC, Al Jazeera, CNBC, National Public Radio, and Channel 4, while his articles have been published across a range of media.
Philip may be contacted at Navigator Consulting Group