Member of the Human Resources, Nomination and Governance Committee; member of the Investment and Risk Committee
Mr. Philip is the Chief Operating Officer of Partners in Health (a nonprofit health care organization) since January 2013. In addition, he is a Special Partner at Highland Consumer Fund, serving in this role since 2013. He served as Managing General Partner at Highland Consumer Fund since 2006. Prior thereto, Mr. Philip served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Decision Matrix Group, Inc. from May 2004 to November 2005. He was also Senior Vice President of Terra Networks, S.A. from October 2000 to January 2004. In 1995, Mr. Philip joined Lycos, Inc. (an Internet service provider and search company) as one of its founding members. During his time with Lycos, Inc., he held the positions of President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer at different times. Prior to joining Lycos, Inc., Mr. Philip spent a number of years in investment banking. He then spent time as the Vice President of Finance for the Walt Disney Company. He serves as a director of Hasbro Inc. and sits on its Compensation Committee as well as on its Nominating, Governance and Social Responsibility Committee. He also serves as a director of United Continental Holdings, Inc. and sits on its Audit Committee, Public Responsibility Committee, as well as on its Nominating and Governance Committee. Mr. Philip holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.