Phillip House

Chairman of the Board0117 9606 366Head Officeuk.linkedin.com/pub/phillip-house/40/92/197

Phillip House is the co-founder of Shield Environmental which was initially established in Bristol in 1979, as Shield Insulation Services, Phillip’s first contract was for the value of £10.

When Phillip started the company 80% of the works were insulation and 20% asbestos removal however within five years the demand changed and asbestos removal became the main focus of the business.

As Shield continues to develop, Phillip has looked at strategic avenues of growing the business and spearheaded the company’s move into new geographical locations, opening new branches in Cornwall (1987), Falmouth (1989), Devon (1990), Southampton (1998) Newcastle (2006) and London, Durham, Wales, and Birmingham in 2011.

Whilst expanding the business Phillip has maintained steady control over the group, ensuring stability of the company for years to come, more recently (2014) taking a step back from the daily responsibility of running Shield and becoming Chairman of the Board, handing over the Managing Director reins to Luke House.