Phil Skipper

Head of IoT Business Development, Vodafone

Phil Skipper

Speaker Bio

Phil joined Vodafone, the world’s largest IoT operator, in July 2013. As Head of IoT Business Development, Phil has responsibility for strategy and global business development, covering a range of verticals from automotive through to consumer electronics.


He has previously held a range of national and international senior business development leadership roles, in innovative B2B tech companies across the telecoms, energy and utilities, communications and automotive sectors. As a result, Phil has developed an in-depth knowledge and experience of industry and competitor analysis, data analytics, identifying multi-vertical strategic opportunities, digitisation and driving business growth across global regions including EMEA, APAC and Americas. 


Phil graduated from the University of Sussex with a Bsc Hons in Electronic Engineering.