Phil was named Senior Vice President of International Sales in 2015.

Prior to this appointment, beginning in 2009, Phil was regional president, responsible for leading the Company’s business development, marketing and sales efforts in the western U.S.

Previously, Phil was vice president of consumer Roundup, a position that brought him to ScottsMiracle-Gro in June 2007 from Monsanto, which owns the Roundup brand.

In his 16-year career at Monsanto, Phil had several business and marketing positions, the most recent being Roundup UK business director.

In the U.K., Phil completed his degrees in business studies and business/finance at Melton Mowbray College and Sunderland Polytechnic (now Sunderland University), respectfully.

In his personal time, Phil enjoys watching football. “Proper football, not the football you throw. My team is Queens Park Rangers.” He especially enjoys watching his sons also play football.