Philip joined Acuity as Vice President in 2019, bringing more than 10 years’ experience across M&A advisory and corporate development roles with the last four years focusing on TMT. He brings a unique buy-side understanding to Acuity and a deep understanding of the European Cloud Computing and B2B networking landscape.
Philip qualified as a Chartered Accountant with BDO LLP while working in the Restructuring and Corporate Finance teams in Bristol and London. Following his time at BDO he worked at Interoute, a PE-backed leading Telecoms and Cloud Computing business, to drive an aggressive European growth strategy in the Corporate Development team.
Philip’s role at Interoute culminated in the $2.3bn sale to GTT Communications Inc, a NYSE-listed Cloud Connectivity provider, where he facilitated a 100-day plan for the integration of the two businesses.