Philip is a Non-Executive Director and business advisor with extensive domestic and international experience leading sophisticated retail businesses and has a deep understanding of the luxury goods sector. Philip commenced his professional career with KPMG where he worked from 1978 to 1988. Philip joined Louis Vuitton Australia in 1988 as Head of Finance and in 1998 was appointed Senior Vice President and CFO of Louis Vuitton and the LVMH Fashion Group America's. In 2003 Philip assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer of Louis Vuitton Australia and New Zealand a position he held until 2016. In a career spanning almost 30 years with the LVMH Group Philip held senior leadership positions with responsibility for all aspects of business, including finance, strategic planning, property, marketing and client engagement, supply chain, information technology and people. Philip holds a Bachelor of Economics from The University of Sydney, is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors - GAICD.