Phillip Channon

Group CFO

Philip Channon has been based in Hong Kong for more than 25 years, managing and growing businesses across the Asia region. Prior to his current role, Philip was CFO at Edelman, where he had financial oversight of 24 offices in 13 countries across Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa. During his tenure he led numerous acquisitions, notably in China, India, Indonesia and Vietnam. Before that he held audit and corporate advisory roles with Grant Thornton, and financial directorships with the McManus advertising group and with garment manufacturer and exporter Epic Designers.

Philip helps Export Now’s clients with cross-border- and China domestic-related financial challenges and opportunities.

In his current role as Group CFO of Export Now, Philip has oversight of the finance functions of the company, and supports multiple growth initiatives.

Philip is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, earned his BA in Accounting and Finance from Kingston University, and his LLB from the University of London.