Philip has gained extensive experience as both an operator and a professional adviser, and began his hotel career at Trusthouse Forte, where he held senior operational roles in hotels in London and was seconded to a hotel in Morocco. Professional positions have included Managing Consultant at PKF Hotels London in the 1990’s, Senior Manager at KPMG and a Partner of Cushman & Wakefield LLP in London. Philip has also run his own consultancy practice in Cyprus, working extensively in Eastern Europe and the Middle East. During his rich and varied career, Philip was also a founding director of a European hotel operator specialising in small luxury hotels.
In 2011, Philip and his fellow partners established Whitebridge Hospitality Limited, a specialist advisor for investors, developers and operators in the hospitality industry around the globe. During his career, Philip has worked with a wide variety of international operators, multinational institutions, governments and wealthy individuals around the world.