- Chairman of the Remuneration Committee
- Audit Committee
- Nominations Committee
- Treasury Committee
Skills, competence and experience:
Philip is a senior investment banker and brings substantial advisory and regulatory experience tothe Board. A chartered accountant, he is Senior Independent Director of Prudential Plc and Chairman of M&G Group Limited, Deputy Chairman of the Takeover Panel, Senior Independent Director of UK Financial Investments Limited and Chairman of City of London Investment Trust plc. Previously, Philip was Vice Chairman of Credit Suisse First Boston Europe and Head of the UK Investment Banking Department. Philip was Director General of the Takeover Panel for two years between 2001 and 2003, and again in 2010. He served on the Board of Northern Rock plc from 2008 to 2010 and from 2007 to 2012 was Chairman of the Shareholder Executive.
- Governor of Goodenough College
- Director and Trustee of St Paul’sCathedral Foundation