Phillip Baker


Phil is the former Associate Editor at The Australian Financial Review who, after 16 years at the paper, joined P&L Corporate in January 2018 as a Senior Consultant. As a former financial markets trader, he penned a daily column for the paper and a personal investment column in the “Smart Money” section of the AFRWeekend. He could also be heard on stations 2UE and ABC Radio Sydney, and seen on ABC TV’s Business Breakfast show, Nine’s Weekend TODAY and Sky News Business. Phil provides corporate strategic advice to P&L Corporate’s blue chip clients in a range of sectors including financial services, private equity, healthcare, energy, and food.

Before his career as a journalist Philip worked in financial markets for 15 years in Melbourne, Sydney and London.