Philip has set up and managed companies or joint ventures in:

  • The UK
  • The USA, particularly in New York and Boston
  • Australia
  • Africa
  • Singapore
  • China

In China, Philip has set up two joint ventures with local publishing companies.  In this he was advised by PanCathay Consulting Ltd, a company owned by Madeleine Sturrock. Madeleine has been doing business in and with China for more than 25  years. Philip held a five year appointment ending in 2010 as an Honorary Visiting Professor in the School of Publishing Science at Beijing Normal University. (see

In the USA Philip has been President of US subsidiaries and spent considerable time in the States.