A Partner at AsiaAustralis, Phill brings wealth of experience operating in the Asia Pacific and Middle East for over 20 years. One of Australia’s most respected strategic management advisors, Phill has advised governments, non-government organisations, industry bodies and corporate boards on the intricacies of doing business in Asia. His experience has been across a diverse range of industry sectors from health to media, with agriculture, development, and manufacturing just a snapshot.
Phill has been actively involved in the Australia Indonesia Business Council for over 10 years as Chairman and National Director for three years and Vice Chairman in South Australia for three years. Prior to his involvement with the AIBC, Phill was Chairman of the South Australian – West Java Business Council. The time and service to the AIBC and West Java Business Council has enabled Phill to develop a strong foundation of connections in government and non-government organisations in both Australia and Indonesia. A frequent business traveller to Asia, Phill has built upon his professional connections in Australia and has established a multi-layered professional network in the AsiaPacfic that covers most industry sectors and government departments across countries. Over the past 20 years, Phill has undertaken projects in most of the major Asian economies, and subsequently has a high level of practical business knowledge of what is required to succeed in diverse cultural environments.
A background in Economics, Accounting and Finance, Phill is well accustomed to providing comprehensive economic reports that detail the feasibility of market entry strategies, and market expansion plans. Additionally, through years of project managing major projects in Australia and Asia, Phill is perfectly suited to help your organisation project manage your investment into Asia, and provide the practical strategic consulting advice that will ensure your market entry strategy succeeds.