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Philip is a retired solicitor and former partner of Coffin Mew LLP. He is a commercial property specialist with wide experience of acting for clients in both the public and private sectors and was Chairman and subsequently President of the Portsmouth and South East Hampshire Chamber of Commerce prior to its merger to form the Hampshire Chamber. Philip is also a former member of the Bank of England Hampshire Core Panel, and joined the board in January 2016.
Roy is a former Housing Renewals Manager for Portsmouth City Council, where he worked with the authority for more than 20 years. His role as a Senior Manager included the interpretation of the relevant housing legislation and writing strategic and policy documents for the council. Roy has been part of our board since 2010.
Jim is a commercial property expert and a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. After working for a number of London based firms in the 1980s and early ‘90s, Jim opened his own consultancy business in 1995 and has been helping business people leasing or buying business premises, providing mentoring and training and negotiating on commercial property matters, on their behalf. Jim possesses a 35-year track record of successful projects for organisations as varied as major institutions in the City of London, and small, start-up businesses up and down the country.
Jim joined our board in April 2017.