– One decade professional yachtsman and yacht master
– Two decades as co-owner/manager of an high-tech structural monitoring company
delivering bespoke safety and business critical monitoring systems
Philip started a sailing career aboard square rigged sailing ships and spent many years as a professional yachtsman and captain working aboard large private yachts. His next venture, with his brother, involved a new company that specialised in advanced structural monitoring. Delivering high technology solutions and services to control risk within construction, rail, naval and nuclear sites.
The company won the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation 2003.
Seeing the unique technological step-change that is C-FLY and the potential for exploitation of the foil technology, he is now actively providing project and operational support.