As a member of the Employment for Excluded Groups Leadership Team, Phil advises on the strategic direction of BITC’s wider campaigning and research activity focused on increasing access to employment for people from excluded groups. This is in addition to the steps Ricoh has taken, in a short space of time, to support ex-offenders to access employment. Phil is also the champion of Ricoh’s “Ban the Box” campaign.
Through Phil’s role on the Prince’s Trust Technology Leadership Group Advisory Board, Ricoh are also actively involved increasing employability skills and employment opportunities for young people who are not in education, employment or training.
As the CEO of Ricoh UK & Ireland, Phil is committed to ensuring customers continue to see Ricoh as a trusted partner, delivering strong business value in the areas of business transformation.
Phil oversaw the Ricoh UK’s transition to a service-led business that provides managed document, production print, document outsourcing and IT services, as well as office workflow solutions. He superintended the implementation of Ricoh’s global brand strategy across the UK and Ireland, and played a crucial role in the successful integration of the three UK businesses to form one, strong UK business entity.