Philip joined Ofgem in September 2011 as Partner, Consumer and Demand-side Insight. He is a member of the government’s Regulatory Policy Committee, which advises the Reducing Regulation cabinet committee; and has advised government on regulation in a range of sectors from financial services to airports.
Philip was previously Deputy Chief Executive of the statutory watchdog Consumer Focus, leading amongst other things its UK policy work, and has had senior roles in two other consumer organisations, the National Consumer Council and Which?. He has also been an Associate Partner at Accenture, responsible for creating new thinking on business trends and corporate strategy, and Executive Director at Opinion Leader Research. He is the 2011 winner of the Guardian/Ashridge Business School essay competition on public service innovation.