Phillip holds a Bachelors of Commerce Degree and a Postgraduate Degree in Applied Finance and Investments from the Securities Institute of Australia. He is an international mining and resources executive with extensive experience in research, operations, financial management and reporting, business development and strategy, merger and acquisitions. Phillip has been the Founding Director and Chief Financial Officer of Allied Resources Limited since 2011, a diversified mining company that holds assets in Tanzania and Ethiopia and is focused on the development of large scale commercial gold and copper projects. He was previously the Managing Director and Head of Natural Resources for Clarksons Investment Services, a subsidiary of the world’s largest integrated supplier of shipping services, Clarksons plc. Phillip has also been involved with TFS Corporation (TFC.ASX), an ASX300 listed company, for a period of 7 years in various capacities including strategic advisor, CEO and director of their subsidiary, Gulf Natural Supply. At TFS he was instrumental in helping restructure their balance sheet, which included a successful US$150m Senior Secured note and has secured more than US$350m from global institutional investors for Australia’s largest privately funded irrigation project. Phillip started his career in 1997 for Nestle (NESN:SIX) and worked in finance, sales and marketing, operations and demand forecasting roles. Phillip was also the founding director and shareholder of Incipient Holdings Limited a boutique merchant banking firm with investments spanning technology, telecommunications, financial services, mining and petroleum across Africa, Asia and Australia. Phillip is regarded for his capital markets and supply chain expertise has an in-depth understanding of corporate finance and strategy. He has raised and advised on over $2billion worth of equity, debt and convertible transactions in his career.
Business Management, Infrastructure and Architecture