Phil joined Bentley in 2011 after the company’s acquisition of FormSys, where he was founder and CEO. He was named vice president of analytical modeling in 2016 and is responsible for the company’s portfolio of analysis and simulation software including structural, bridge, offshore, and site optimization. He also leads the development of a range of new cloud services for mobile access to analysis models and Scenario Services for design optioneering. His prior roles with Bentley include senior vice president of offshore and optioneering, vice president of offshore and marine, and director of product development/marine. Phil earned a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Auckland and a master’s degree in engineering science from the University of Western Australia.