Phil graduated in Medicine with Distinction from St Thomas’ Hospital, London before training in General Adult and Forensic Psychiatry. He worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist with the NHS for 7 years before setting-up Cognacity, a leading wellbeing and performance consultancy.
Phil has worked in private practice for fifteen years specialising in the mental health of high performers in elite sport and business. He is an expert in stress-related health problems, depression, anxiety and addictions. In 2012 he was Lead Psychiatrist at the London Olympics. Phil overseas Cognacity’s confidential sports helpline – a service providing 24/7 support to 15 leading sports in the UK.
At Cognacity he provides consulting to a range of major organisations on people performance and mental health strategy. Phil is also nationally recognised as an accomplished expert witness in a wide range of medico-legal areas including high profile sport disciplinary matters.