With in-depth experience in business, technology and governance matters in the energy and global telecommunication industry, Phil has more than 20 years of professional executive and board experience in complex corporate environments. He has also contributed to several regional and international initiatives in North America and Europe.
Prior to joining Payload Technologies as CEO, Phil lead senior level positions in the telecommunications and software industry, and appointed Chair of the Calgary Chamber of Commerce by the Board of Directors in 2018. In addition to his business expertise, Phil applies his strong planning and governance expertise to achieve corporate strategies.
Phil has corporate restructuring and growth experience with telecommunication and software companies, and municipal and economic development projects. He has helped repurpose land assets into collaborative hubs and affordable workspace for creative entrepreneurs in the City of Calgary. His work with non-for-profit and Boards has focused on strategy and growth, regulatory, community engagement corporate governance and government relations and social responsibilities.
Phil holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Calgary, as well as an MBA in Digital Technologies Management from Royal Roads University.