Phillip Woolley (Partner)

Phil works in the Government and Infrastructure Advisory group and provides advice to public and private sector clients on infrastructure transactions.

Phil is a partner in our Government & Infrastructure Advisory team , and the national lead for Real Estates and Assets projects. He has over ten years experience in public private partnerships and public sector consulting, specialising in providing financial and commercial advice to public sector bodies and private sector project sponsors on deal sizes ranging from £20million to £1.5 billion. He joined Grant Thornton in 2002 having trained in KPMG's Infrastructure and Government team, he also worked with the Capita Group as a Senior Consultant.

Phillip and his team have worked on a number of high profile pathfinder projects across the UK. His team are leading financial advisors on the establishment of commercial and development joint ventures between the public and private sectors, including Local Asset Backed Vehicles and Local Housing Companies.

Projects include the Croydon CCURV project, the Gateshead Urban Regeneration Joint Venture project, Bournemouth LABV and the EASEL partnership in Leeds.

Phillip's expertise covers:

  • Regeneration partnerships
  • Local Asset Backed Vehicles - LABV
  • Asset rationalisation
  • Social Housing PPPs and PFI
  • Local Housing Companies
  • Property partnerships in local government and health


  • BA (Hons)
  • CPFA - Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy

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Phillip Woolley


+44 (0)161 953 6430