Philip Taylor matriculated in 1972 and then joined JB&H as an apprentice turner/machinist whilst studying mechanical engineering. He was promoted into the mechanical drawing office where he studied further and completed his higher national certificate in mechanical engineering.
In 1981 Philip joined LHL Engineering as a design draughtsman, later to become a shareholder and be responsible for both the drawing office and contracts. In 1990 he became joint managing director and 50% shareholder with the late Sean McQuade. On Sean McQuade’s passing, Philip took control of the company as managing director and 90% shareholder. Philip has been an asset to this business and has contributed heavily in order to ensure sustainability. He has built up a solid reputation in the market.