Previously, he worked at Grant Thornton, where he specialized in conducting audit and providing strategic business consultancy services across various industries, encompassing food & beverage, agriculture, pharmaceuticals, and financial institutions. He also worked at BlueHub Capital, a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) headquartered in Boston. During his time there, he gained exposure to diverse financial initiatives, including commercial loan funds, mortgage foreclosure prevention, renewable energy, and a lending program designed to assist individuals in their pursuit of U.S. citizenship through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Phil possesses a rich professional background with prior employment in Latin America; he is fluent in three languages.
Phil holds a BS in Accounting from the Charlton College of Business at UMass Dartmouth and a Graduate Certificate in Sustainability from the Harvard Extension School.
I chose Social Finance for more than a career—it's a commitment to a greater purpose. The fusion of financial expertise and social impact aligns with my passion for making a meaningful difference.