Phil is a technology, marketing and communications professional with over 20 years experience and a passion for bringing clarity to complex issues. During his time as Director of Marketing and Communications at .uk registry, Nominet he was responsible for developing and implementing marketing and communications strategy, raising the profile of .uk and positioning Nominet as a global leader in the Internet industry. His passion for bringing clarity to complex issues is highlighted in his work championing and driving Knowthenet, Nominet’s Internet advice site, which uses innovative digital campaigns to help educate consumers and small businesses alike about key Internet issues.
Prior to Nominet, Phil worked with management and technology consultancy, Axon Group plc, where he was Head of Marketing, working with a range of blue chip clients, Kraft, Xerox, BBC, building the brand and leading key elements of the growth of this business from 80 – 1,000 employees. During his early career Phil worked with a range of start-ups at the forefront of their fields developing, marketing and selling high-tech products. He has a Masters in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacture and Management from the University of Birmingham.