After 18 years in the Army, Philip joined Matrix-Securities and subsequently Gifford Stewart, a promoter of collective investments. In 1999 he returned to Matrix as the Compliance Officer and a Group Director from 2000 to 2010. In 2012 he became a partner in Envirocapital Funds LLP.
Philip has played an important role in raising and managing over £2 billion of investment capital for investment companies and projects; much of this has been for wind energy and CHP projects. He also has specific expertise as an operator and manager of property investment vehicles.