Foluso Phillips is the executive chairman of Phillips Consulting Limited (PCL), a business and management consulting firm with offices in Lagos, Johannesburg, London and Kenya. An industrial economist and chartered accountant, he has tremendous experience in finance, business administration, general management and organization development.
His work record spans automotive, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, distribution and management consulting. Mr. Phillips spent six years with the then Coopers & Lybrand in the UK (now PWC) as a management consultant, focusing on varied assignments across the African continent.
He is very committed to the African renaissance and sits on many boards as a director, trustee or shareholder of commercial organizations, NGOs and charities. He is the newly-elected chairman of the Nigeria Economic Summit Group, and of the South Africa-Nigeria Chamber of Commerce. He also serves on the advisory Board of the African Leadership Academy, as a director of the Special Olympics of Nigeria, a trustee of the AFW Foundation for Peace and Conflict resolution, a member of the African Business Roundtable, and a member of the Institute of Directors in Southern Africa.
Mr. Phillips is the publisher of the West Africa edition of the Business in Africa Magazine.