Phil is responsible for investing the Group’s principal balance sheet into the retirement housing sector. As part of this, in August 2017 he led its acquisition and establishment of Inspired Villages, a best in class operator and developer of later living accommodation, which was followed in November 2017 with the acquisition of Renaissance Villages Group. Through Inspired Villages, Legal & General will accelerate the evolution of the sector, with ambitions to create around 50 later living communities for over 12,500 residents, looked after by 1,200 employees over the next five years.
Phil was previously head of transactions, with notable deals including CALA Homes, MediaCity and LGC’s first two BTR schemes. He has 14 years’ experience in the property sector, joining Legal & General Investment Management in 2007 from AMP Capital.