Phil Barton is a partner in Bain & Company's Sydney office. He leads Bain's Australian Performance Improvement practice and is a member of the firm's Utilities & Renewables, Advanced Manufacturing & Services and Energy & Natural Resources practices.
He has more than 15 years of management consulting experience, advising multi-national companies, local companies and financial investors primarily in the utilities, engineering & construction, hard and soft commodities and other industrial sectors on transformations, performance improvement and strategy setting.
Phil is passionate about working with clients to deliver significant and sustainable results. He is an expert in applying Bain's Accelerated Transformation and Results Delivery approaches to turn performance around and assist clients to reach their full potential.
He joined Bain's London office in 2006 and has since worked in New York and Johannesburg, before settling in Sydney.
Phil earned his MBA from INSEAD and his master's degree in engineering from University of Birmingham in the UK.
- “Phil Barton: How Your Change Program Can Beat the Odds,” Video, December 2017
- “Winning with procurement in Asia,” CEO Forum, February 2014, Article