At the core, Philip is an operator with a successful 30 year record of managing people, building relationships with clients and partners and purposefully making the whole more valuable than the sum of the parts. Functionally, Philip brings a diverse finance and operations background that ranges from public company finance positions, including divisional CFO, to leading several start –ups. Typically Philip’s role begins with finance, incorporating strategic objectives into a dependable yet simple financial/business model and team. From there Philip brings insight and strategic leadership to revenue growth, operational excellence and ultimately strong financial performance. Immediately prior to joining BSG, Philip worked for 6 years as President and CFO for a technology consulting company that was sold to Polycom, Inc (NASDAQ: PLCM).