Group Chief Information Officer, Sainsbury's
Phil joined the Sainsburys Operating Board in January 2018, he has spent more than 20 years in the Telecoms Sector and has a wealth of experience both in Digital and Legacy business & systems transformation and a global perspective on Technology. Before Sainsbury’s, he was Global Chief Information Officer at Telefonica, based in Madrid, overseeing Digital Transformation and Information Technology and prior to that, was Chief Information Officer for Vodafone UK/Ireland. Phil has worked as a Non-Exec Advisor on Technology in the Investment & Retail Banking sector and is a member of many global IT industry advisory boards. In October 2018, Phil joined the Board of Talk Talk as a Non-Executive Director.
Academic, Economist, Author
President of Murray Edwards College
Chief Corporate Officer, ScottishPower
Assembly Member and Cabinet Secretary for Education, Welsh Government