Phillip George is based in Sydney, Australia and he is the Chairman and Founder of PG Capital, which is a private investment vehicle set up to invest in opportunities across the Global. His professional experience is widespread across the food and retail industry, and the property development market and in his later years the tech industry. In his early days Phillip pioneered the supply of freshly prepared produce to the foodservice and retail markets, and developed the Mrs Crocket’s Kitchen Brand, the largest manufacturer and supplier of freshly prepared food across Australia. In 1990, he began buying properties on the Eastern Seaboard of Australia, and is one of the founding partners at private property group Potter George.
Phillip became the Executive Chairman of the startup OneShift Jobs in 2012. OneShift Jobs is a job marketplace that instantly matches businesses and local skilled candidates looking for jobs in the hospitality, retail, and admin sectors. Since launching three years ago, over 40,000 business have joined the OneShift marketplace, as well as 700,000 people looking to be matched to jobs instantly.
More recently Phil and the OneShift team have launched Skilld.com, a dynamic online marketplace that instantly connects local talent with local businesses specializing in hospitality industry.