Born in 1961 in Geneva, Philippe holds a degree in economic science from the University of Geneva. He is member of the Swiss Association of Financial Analysts and Wealth Managers
After fifteen years within Lombard Odier, notably as a financial analyst and an institutional portfolio manager, Philippe joined the Banque Fiduciary Trust International in Geneva (Templeton Group) as deputy general manager. There, he was in charge of private and institutional wealth management and headed the investment committee.
In 2004 Philippe co-founded a wealth management company with Dominique Dziurzynski.
In his spare time, Philippe enjoys the mountains, diving, and automobile racing.