Philip is a seasoned entrepreneur, avid adventurer, and a passionate volunteer. He has led venture capital funds, real-estate firms, and numerous web and technology start-ups. Philip has also served as President of the Manhattan Association of Realtors and is on the Board of Directors for the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce. He has volunteered with Hands On Disaster Response in Thailand following the 2004 Tsunami, and most recently as part of Haiti’s post-earthquake response. He has also raised and trained a service dog for Canine Companions. His athletic adventures have ranged from completing 2 Ironman triathlons to summiting Mt Kilimanjaro. He attended the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado, currently resides in midtown Manhattan and when not travelling remote passes, can be found zipping around Manhattan on his foldable bike.