Phil originally joined William Hill in 2003 as a Programme Manager based in Leeds. After a brief departure to Totesport, he returned in July 2007 as a Group Programme Director and became Chief Technology Officer of William Hill Online, based in Gibraltar, in 2009. Today, he is responsible for the delivery of digital, technology, architecture, development, operations support and security across the Group, supported by a large team. His career in IT started with Ford Motor Company on their Graduate Development Programme and included two years in the US (San Francisco and Denver) with Ceon Corporation.