Philip joined Bland Group in early 2016 as Financial Controller with responsibility for the finance function in Gibraltar across OSG, Blands Travel, Gibair, BG Tec and Calpe Lounge, reporting directly to the board. In March 2021 Philip was appointed Group Finance Director taking on the lead financial role across the Group.
Philip is a Fellowship Member of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants who brings diverse financial management expertise to the Group after having spent fifteen years operating across various finance functions within investment management, online gaming, a privately owned e-money institution and the European e-money division of a publicly traded US bank. During this period he gained significant experience in financial planning and reporting, high volume financial reconciliations, financial services regulation and M&A financial due diligence. Philip has a BA in Accounting and Finance from the University of Leeds.