Phil joined Heathrow in 2003 and became Development Director in July 2014, and is accountable for all the Capital works at Heathrow. Previously as Portfolio Director, his role created the investment plan in five year tranches and ensured that investment was delivered efficiently. As Eastern Campus Programme Director, Phil, was accountable for the delivery of the airport’s new Terminal 2. This £2.5bn programme has provided passengers with a new, ‘state of the art’, terminal which will eventually be extended to replace Terminal 1, and two satellite buildings.
Before Terminal 2, Phil led the completion of the £4.3bn construction of Terminal 5 and prior to that he led the £350 million Terminal 5 Landside Development Project which included the successful completion of the Twin Rivers Diversion and M25 Spur ahead of programme and under budget.
Phil is also Chairman of the Trustees of the BAA Pension Fund at Heathrow.
Phil was previously Director of Civil Engineering with TPS Consult, where he was involved in private and public sector schemes from feasibility stage through to design, construction and completion. This included working for BAA on Terminal 5 and many other projects at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted, as well as with many other clients.
Phil has also worked both overseas and in the UK as a civil engineer for DHV and Mott MacDonald.