Philip had a background in commerce, with a 30 year career in the Financial Services Industry - latterly undertaking senior marketing management roles. In 1999, he completed his studies as a mature student at Napier University and graduated with distinction, having undertaken a Masters programme in Marketing.
In 2001, Philip joined the Business School as a part-time lecturer in Marketing. He has since led a number of modules both in the UK and Hong Kong at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Philip has also acted as a Dissertation Coordinator and an External Examiner. He is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and has taught on their Diploma programmes.