Phil brings over 6 years’ experience supporting new and early stage businesses to grow and develop.
With Business Growth Hub’s fully funded program, he can help people develop their sales and
marketing strategy, business plans, company structure, cash flow and all things financial.
Phil experienced “growth start up” first hand his own mortgage business, working for 10 years as a
mortgage broker, also offering debt advice and insurance, latterly employing 3 associates before
moving into the Social Finance sector, managing several new outlets and managing 12 staff.
In his earlier days he worked in sales and marketing for several multinational Pharma companies
dealing with NHS consultants, primary and secondary care customers, specialising in Female
healthcare and cardiovascular medicine and have a degree in Medicinal Chemistry.
Phil has significant experience in the psychology of sales motivation, retail and partnership
networking. His experience helps new businesses to out new markets and sales opportunities, to
drive business growth from a blank sheet, helping businesses to identify who may be key influencers
in new/existing markets.
He works closely with a wide range of partners in the Oldham and GM area, including the local
authority, Housing associations and other funding providers. Within the Business Growth Hub we
also have access to specialist advice for matters such as international trade, innovation,
manufacturing and digital creative.