Philippa is the Founder and Managing Director of The International Exchange (TIE). She was born in South Africa and grew up in Canada, only to be fostered by England before moving to Brazil. After a fantastic 5 years working in prolific London agencies such as Leo Burnett and BBH, she exited the industry to develop TIE. Philippa has always believed in the power of the private sector and leadership to solve some of the world’s biggest problems. TIE launched in 2006 with a simple mission: To provide our industry, and the people within it, with the opportunity to be the change they hope to see in the world. Since then TIE has been developing the leaders of tomorrow, shaping the future of business and providing people and companies around the world with an opportunity to feel proud of their profession and the skills they have worked so hard to develop.