Phil is Chief Executive Officer of Rangatira Limited and the Rangatira Group of Companies. Phil has day-to-day responsibility for Rangatira and the companies in the investment portfolio, including Bio-Strategy, Magritek, and more.
He’s a recent returner to New Zealand, having spent most of the last 23 years offshore in New York City. There, he was a Partner at Growfire, a middle market advisory and investment firm, and Partner & Managing Director at PIPC (acquired by Cognizant in 2010). While in New York, Phil built and sold several businesses, including a communications software business, and a global management consulting company. Earlier in his career, Phil worked for engineering consultancy Mott MacDonald on site roles in London and Asia.
He is also Chair of Kea New Zealand, a global business network. Kea was launched by Warehouse founder Sir Stephen Tindall, and aims to connect New Zealanders around the world for the greater economic good. In this role Phil is fortunate to hang out with more amazing overachievers around the world.
Phil is an Honours graduate of the School of Civil Engineering at the University of Canterbury.