Born and raised in Kungsbacka, Sweden, Philip began sailing Opti’s at the age of 8. This experience ignited his passion for sailing and his appreciation for the ocean. He was a well-known character in the Swedish youth racing scene and went on to represent Sweden in the 2012 Olympics with four national championship victories as well as win for the Olympic gold in England. Since his victories, Philip has been working in all capacities within the industry such as sailboat racing, boat development and manufacturing, marketing and luxury yachting. Philip is always up for an adventure; he is an avid kiteboarder and enjoys car racing in his spare time. He looks forward to welcoming you aboard CYGNUS CYGNUS!
-Fartygsbefäl Klass VIII (Deck officer Class VIII) – Swedish license
-Snabba Fartyg (Seafarer Maneuvering fast crafts) - Swedish license
-Commercial RYA Yacht master offshore
-Sea Survival and first AID