Philip is the Director of NYUSPS at NYU Shanghai. He was previously Academic Director of Business and Communications at Conde Nast Center Shanghai, a role which brought him to China in 2014. Before that, Philip worked in professional education in France for ten years, first at the leading business school HEC Paris as Associate Director of International Custom Programs, and then at the prestigious fashion school IFM, where he created and ran the MSc in International Luxury Management, created the Summer School, and handled international relations. Philip spent the first 12 years of his career in the US, working with Hanna-Barbera Cartoons, Time Warner Inc. and Paul Hastings LLP. He has a BA and a MA in English Literature from Cambridge University and an MBA from HEC Paris.