Philip King

Credit & Cash Flow Management Consultant, Company Watch

In a career spanning over 40 years, Philip King has held senior credit management roles in the high-tech and communication sectors, and in distribution and retail (including spells at Olivetti and Vodafone). More recently, he held the role of interim Small Business Commissioner between 2020-2021 and, prior to that, was Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Credit Management (CICM) for 14 years.

Philip is the author of the Managing Cashflow Guides for government, and the architect of the Prompt Payment Code which the CICM administered on behalf of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).


Session Details

Data to Make the Supply Chain Sustainable

Recognising interdependency in the supply chain is vital. Philip will share thoughts on how businesses should act as partners, how quality data can make a real difference, and how, if used effectively, it can make the supply chain more sustainable.

Benefits of attending this session:

  • Explore key factors for successful business relationships
  • Understand the strengths and limitations of data
  • Practical tips to take away