Phil’s work accelerated our progress massively. He saved us months, if not years.

Andy Green

Managing Partner, Pennard

There is simply no one who will help achieve the impact you want and get you where you need to go faster than Phil. So stop reading this testimonial and get going.

Ben Rosner

Managing Partner, Anabasis

We have been challenged, supported, and ultimately grown for the better because of his guidance and counsel.

Jaclyn Lindsey


Phil’s ability to get to the nub of the issue in record time is extraordinary, and his business acumen is off the scale. But not just that, his candour helps bring clarity to the challenges ahead. Anyone who has the opportunity to work with Phil should grab it with both hands. A brilliant advisor.

Gemma Stirling

Managing Director, Clear Marketing

Phil brought structure to a number of complex challenges and offered incredible insight and perspective. Unlike some offering similar services, Phil’s work makes a huge difference. He ultimately enabled great progress.

Richard Gardner

Co-CEO, IT Naturally

Phil has an ability to cut through the complexity of a situation and get to the nub of an issue. His clarity and insight, combined with powerful tools for reflection, make for a potent self-development experience. His engaging and warm approach makes it easy to open up.

Liz Robinson

Co-Director, Big Education

Phil is a trailblazer… He is very smart. Smart enough to realise that embracing new methods drives efficacy, value and actionable outcomes for clients. We have enjoyed working with him.

Dr Simon Moore

CEO, Innovation Bubble

Phil has added significant value in strengthening our offer and sales strategy. The result? Stronger proposals, a large client win, and improved delivery efficiencies. If that isn’t enough, the working style of each meeting allows for the right conversations to happen.

Rob Bloxham

CEO, Orb

I thought it was normal for things to move so fast. I’ve since found out that this is not ‘normal’. Incomparable.

Richard Fogg

CEO, CCgroup

The most important piece of work we have done in activating our offering.

Chris Teague

Managing Director, People Activation

Phil has a skill for stimulating fresh thinking and challenging your assumptions. He has a wealth of experience, and a rich and varied toolkit to unlock deeper thinking. I leave every discussion with him enriched and buzzing and clearer about my next steps.

Peter Hyman

Co-Director, Big Education

Phil’s approach is firm but friendly. Every single time you engage with him he makes sure you have a clear plan to tackle the issues discussed. Working with him is a no-brainer.

Neelam Patankar

Managing Director, DVS

Brilliant, astute, knowledgeable and witty, Phil grasped our business challenge with incredible speed and translated it into a strategic review which led us to rethink how we do business.

Sarah Mason

CMO, Cosmos

Real smarts, and the external perspective we needed. We are now securing industry standards of margin. The changes are already embedded into our culture, with agency-wide support.

Neil Crump

CEO, Aurora Healthcare

Phil’s strength is his ability to inspire you to take action that benefits both you and your business. He gets to the root of issues and identifies workable plans of action. Incredible expertise and experience.

Alex Moscow

Managing Director, 9mm PR

It took only an hour of questioning before Phil got to grips what my major issues were. I can say, hand on heart, that he’s transformed my business. I trust Phil for his professionalism and business smarts, but I like him as a person too – he makes even hard truths easy to digest because I know he’s on my side.

Hero Brown

Founder, Muddy Stilettos

Phil is odd. I’ve never seen anyone combine such a laser-like business focus with seemingly inexhaustible energy. He dissects complex client challenges and politics with the speed and dexterity of a surgeon.

Steve Byrne

Founder & Director, Magnafi

Extraordinary… insightful and supportive. Phil provided our leadership with challenge at the points where we needed it the most.

Ed Fidoe

Founder School 21, CEO London Interdisciplinary School

His years of experience allow for a highly credible, disciplined and empathic approach, with the right balance of push and encouragement. Phil is thoughtful and pragmatic, and the time we spend together is highly valuable.

Vivienne Hsu

International Managing Director, Cognito

I’m not sure, but Phil might be a magician.

Julie Bishop

Co-CEO, IT Naturally