Philip Brown, President & CEO
Philip Brown is President and CEO of Phoenix Mecano Inc., a global leader in the electronic enclosure and industrial components segments. Phoenix Mecano is the North American sales and value-added manufacturer of the Phoenix Mecano Group. Before moving to Maryland, he worked as Managing Director of Phoenix Mecano Ltd, UK.
Philip is also the President of Okin America Inc., a North American product subsidiary located in Mississippi and he serves on the Group Leadership Committee for the Phoenix Mecano managing group office located in Switzerland.
Currently, Philip is a member of the Orion Technologies, LLC Board of Directors. Orion specializes in single board computers (SBC) as well as full system design and development.
Prior to Phoenix Mecano Inc., he was General Manager of UK Solenoid Ltd, a manufacturer of Kraus & Naimer cam switches, disconnectors, and control technology.
Early in Philip’s career, he served 11-years in the Royal Navy as a Chief Marine Engineer in the Submarine Service. He served onboard HMS Battleaxe, HMS Warspite, and HMS Tireless.
Philip’s wife, Ann, and their three children relocated to the USA in 2006 and his family became US Citizens back in 2013. Philip has immediate family overseas located both in the UK and Australia. The majority of his free time is spent with family and supporting his children’s extracurricular, athletic, and academic activities. Philip enjoys cricket and, when time allows, golfing.