Managing Director

  • Experienced entrepreneur active in Australia and the USA
  • As Managing Director of ERM Power grew turnover from $10 million to over $2 billion in six years and created the fastest growing energy retail business in Australian which is now rapidly expanding in the USA
  • In 2014 Philip received the Ernst & Young Queensland Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Listed Companies and was a nominee for the Australian Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Philip is also an owner representative for the St Baker Energy Innovation Fund and is a member of the Queensland Advisory Board for the Starlight Foundation
  • The St Baker Energy Innovation Fund is a private investor in early stage technology companies in Australia and the USA including EV charging, Printed LED lighting batteries and solar and new age control devices
  • From 1990 Philip had a 16-year career with BHP Billiton gaining international experience in the resources sector including mining, processing, smelting and refining