Phil is head of Rapleys’ automotive & roadside department. He specialises in valuation, business tenancy, lease consultancy and Expert Witness work within the principal asset classes of petrol filling stations, car dealerships and all types of “roadside” property. He is also a RICS Registered Valuer.

Phil was a founder member of the Property Advisory Panel created by the Retail Motor Industry Federation (RMIF) and was also a contributor to the RICS Working Party that provided published valuation guidance on the Valuation of Petrol Filling Stations. He is also a registered Expert Witness within The Expert Witness Register, the UK Register of Expert Witnesses and The Expert Witness Directory. He has given evidence at Arbitration Hearings and at Lands Tribunal.

Phil internally coordinates Rapleys’ “one stop shop” approach for this specialist sector by combining other disciplines with the core team service providers, such as building consultancy, project management, investment, development, rating and property management.

Phil joined Rapleys in 1984 and was elected as a partner in 1991.