Philip Reid has over a decade of government affairs consultancy experience and is responsible for the day-to day management of the London office. He has designed and implemented numerous public affairs campaigns, which have successfully engaged with Westminster, Whitehall, European institutions and wider   stakeholders. With extensive understanding of the British political system and knowledge of various engaging with regulatory environments, Philip has advised a number of large corporates, SMEs and charities on policy initiatives across a range of different sectors including technology, transport and healthcare. He also has extensive experience in setting up and coordinating activity for industry trade associations as well as providing strategic counsel on their policy direction. He is active in the on-going development of the public affairs industry and has held committee positions within the Association of Professional Political Consultants. He graduated from the University of Sheffield in 2003 with a BA in History and Politics and worked in the insurance sector before joining Political Intelligence in 2005.