Program Director of Asia Mergers & Acquisitions Council
The Conference Board
Start-up founder cum investor, and an Advisor to RHT Group of Companies and Hatcher+
Philip is currently a start-up founder-cum-investor and an advisor to RHT Group of Companies and Hatcher+. He has over 33+ years of corporate experience across the energy, healthcare and airline industries.
A Singaporean, he worked for Chevron from March 1998 to October 2020 in Singapore, London, Hong Kong and Shanghai across M&As, corporate business development, strategy and sustainability. He also served as a start-up founder for Chevron’s digital venture in China from 2015 where he built up an B2C ecosystem for fuel and lubricants solutions leveraging eCommerce and technology.
In the course of his career, Philip has led the origination and evaluation of investment opportunities, secured strategic partnerships, directed deal teams in due diligence, financial and commercial analysis, complex negotiations and contracting. He was the Executive Chairman of Chevron Hong Kong Ltd and held P&L and marketing roles for Johnson & Johnson and Singapore Airlines earlier in his career.
Philip has a Master’s of International Management from the University of California’s School of Global Policy and Strategy, a Bachelor’s of Political Science and Economics from the National University of Singapore and is an alumni of INSEAD and IMD.