Executive Director, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Phil is the Executive Director of Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, a digital action platform that empowers human rights advocates in business, government, and civil society; tracks the human rights performance of over 9,000 companies around the world; and seeks corporate accountability for around 400 allegations of abuse each year.
Phil is a director of the Corporate Human Rights Benchmark (CHRB) that works with investors and ranks the largest companies in high risk sectors regarding their human rights policy, practice and performance.
Phil also helps lead the Business Network for the Protection of Civic Freedoms and Human Rights Defenders.
He was previously the Director of Campaigns and Policy at Oxfam, where he led global campaigns on climate justice, trade and investment for development, access to medicines, universal primary education, and major humanitarian crises. Previously, Phil worked for 11 years in Central America and Colombia working on human rights, especially indigenous rights, and broader economic justice.