Phil Houghton



Clients value Phil’s supportive presence and curiosity, his ability to enable a ‘stepping-back’, and a laser focus on what’s most important. With a deep understanding of leadership, purpose, psychology, resilience and personality he frequently enables insight and perspective that is transformational. His emotional neutrality and sensitivity also creates the environment for openness, helps to foster very grounded insight and outcomes, and frequently results in a seamless ‘joining of the dots’.

He has worked with multiple CEO’s and COO’s and across all key functions in the C-Suite, internationally. Phil has also coached numerous high-potentials and aspiring Executives – enabling them to more fully access their innate talents and potential. His client work spans Financial Services and Banking, Professional Services, Manufacturing, Retail, Infrastructure, Transport & Logistics and many Science-driven enterprises.

Phil’s wealth of coaching experience was founded on an early career in Financial Services, Retail Management, B2B services and Management Consulting – holding senior positions across Europe and the Middle East with DHL International, Deutsche Post AG, PA Consulting Group and Deloitte



“I just wanted to say it’s been a real pleasure. I feel much clearer on my purpose, my impact and my team journey and strategy. The business is thriving.”


“Your coaching has been quite literally transformational – I really wouldn’t have survived or thrived without your wisdom and support.”


”So many of our conversations lead to a re-focus, a shift in perspective or a totally new way of seeing things.”

Executive Director

“We worked together on my aspiration to join the C-Suite. And here I am! Thanks for your guidance, encouragement and perspective, and for raising my game to another level.“

General Counsel