Awarded a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics and Economics from the University of Strathclyde, Philip began his accounting career with Roffe Swayne Chartered Accountants. He left the practice in 1993 to work as Head of Finance and Company Secretary for United Agricultural Twines, a major merchant distributor of agricultural crop packaging products with a turnover of £14m based in Alton.
Having joined Sheen Stickland in 2001, Philip became a Partner in April 2003. While Philip specialises in agricultural and rural businesses his clients include businesses from many other industries. Philip’s technical knowledge, aligned with his business experience, allows him to support and advise his clients to achieve excellent solutions to their business and taxation issues.
Married with three children, Philip is on the board of Governors at Alton College and chairs their Audit Committee. Philip is also a committee member of the Alton Trampoline club and a qualified trampoline judge.